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  • Locations: Glasgow, Scotland
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Winter-Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: IFSA-Butler 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2020-2021 03/15/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2020 03/15/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Winter-Spring 2021 10/15/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Application materials may be reviewed prior to the program's application deadline. (Please note: if all of your boxes are checked-off, your application is complete.) In most cases, for applicants applying to programs led by PSU faculty, interviews and final selection will take place after the program deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Fulfills University Studies Requirement: Yes, Reporting Live Supplemental Course
Program Description:

Program OverviewIFSA Glasgow

A cosmopolitan city with a stellar arts scene, Glasgow offers great culture and endless entertainment possibilities. This city is home to the national Scottish companies of ballet, opera, orchestra, and chorus, and it boasts two repertory theatres and the Glasgow Film Theatre, which runs only limited-release films. Visit Glasgow’s galleries and museums, including the reconstructed home of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, the famous graduate of the Glasgow School of Art.

About the Glasgow School of Art

GSA is the college of choice for leading-edge art study in Scotland's most cosmopolitan city. Recognized for its international role in educating artists, designers and architects, GSA is one of the few free-standing art schools remaining in Europe. With a history of distinguished alumni, including Robbie Coltrane, Alison Watt, and Douglas Gordon, GSA can help you find your inspiration, as well.
 
  • Study cutting edge fine art, design and architecture in an inspiring city, at an institution recognized for its international role in educating artists, designers, and architects
  • Spend 30 to 35 hours a week in a dedicated studio space working on independent projects
  • An active student association offers clubs and societies for social, cultural and athletic interests, including an innovative Drama Club and Film Society
FACT SHEET
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Program Provider IFSA-Butler 
Program Dates Current IFSA-Butler Calendar

Note:
Fall Semester with USAC = Fall Quarter at PSU
Spring Semester with USAC = Winter & Spring Quarters at PSU*

*Students using financial aid must have taken at least 14 credits during Fall Quarter at PSU if they wish to participate on the Winter/Spring program OR  they must enroll in additional online coursework at PSU during Winter/Spring.
Areas of Study Explore the courses offered on this program
  • Architecture and Design
  • Art History
  • Ceramics
  • Fashion Design
  • Fashion Marketing and Merchandising
  • Film Production
  • Fine Arts
  • Game Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Historic Preservation and Conservation
  • Illustration/Drawing
  • Interior Design
  • Jewelry Making
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Sculpture
  • Studio Art
  • Textiles & Apparel
Credits Students enroll in 18 - 22 quarter credits per semester*

*Students using financial aid must have taken at least 14 credits during Fall Quarter at PSU if they wish to participate on the Winter/Spring program OR  they must enroll in additional online coursework at PSU during Winter/Spring.
Capstone Option Reporting Live Capstone available during Fall & Spring Quarters
Language of Instruction  English
Host Country Language  English
Housing Apartment
Class Standing Eligibility
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Post-Baccalaureate
Minimum GPA Requirements Undergraduate: 3.0

Must be in Satisfactory Academic Standing.
Language Requirement No previous language study required
Program Fee Click here to view the IFSA-Butler Program Fee**

**PSU students receive an automatic $2,000 Discount!
PSU Fees Click here to view PSU Fees

Application Fee:
All applications include a $50 non-refundable fee due on the application deadline. Students who do not intend to complete a program application are required to withdraw before the deadline, otherwise, the $50 application fee will
be assessed to the students' account. 
Scholarships **PSU students receive an automatic $2,000 Discount! No application needed.