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Program Details

Language Requirement: None

Language of Instruction: English

Required GPA: 2.75

Term: Spring, Full Year

Program Costs

Students will pay regular CCSU tuition directly to CCSU. Housing and meal costs will be paid on-site in Sweden.


Erin Beecher
Center for International Education
Barnard Hall, Room 123
860 832 2043


Linnaeus University

Vaxjo, Sweden

University Website


Located in southeastern Sweden, Linnaeus University (formerly Vaxjo University) has a strong tradition of international study and attracts many students to participate in its special programs taught in English. As the capitol of the Kronoberg region, Vaxjo is in the heart of the traditional Swedish province of Smaland - known as the "Kingdom of Crystal." The forests, lakes, and natural surroundings in the region make it an attractive area for those who like the outdoors.

Academic Subjects

Archaeology, Biology, Business, Cinema/Media Studies, Communication, Computer Science, Design, Economics, Engineering, English, History, International Studies, Journalism, Manufacturing, Mathematics, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Swedish Language and Culture

Specialized, full-semester programs are available covering a variety of subjects in the social sciences.


Students may choose to live in Linnaeus University residence halls or may also select to live with a host family or in a shared apartment.