Study Abroad with SBCC
grey bar Students Parents Advisors & Faculty
rotating animation of images
Financial Aid
Travel Information
Health & Safety
Practical Information

Santa Barbara City College


Dear Faculty:

Thank you for your continuing support of our study abroad programs which provide students with unique, life-changing learning experiences! Throughout the past 43 years, faculty from a broad range of disciplines have directed study abroad programs and more than 6,000 SBCC students have been provided with the opportunity to study abroad.

In the spring of 2016, the International Education Advisory Committee will be reviewing study abroad program proposals for summer 2017, fall 2017, winter break 17/18 and spring 2018.

New program proposals as well as repeats of previously offered programs will be considered. Faculty who have never directed a study abroad program can develop a new proposal or apply as a director of a previously offered program. Please contact me or former directors if you would like any information or if you would like to discuss your ideas. Proposals for programs not previously offered must follow a specified format.

If you are interested in serving as a director/associate director for either a new or a previously offered study abroad program, please download the director application form and return it to me.


Faculty are encouraged to apply as single directors or co-director teams. If you are interested in directing a program and do not have another director in mind, contact me and I can tell you who else has expressed interest.

Carola Smith, ext. 2243

Download Acrobat Reader