Vietnam - Study Abroad Opportunity

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Raised by 25 people in 14 months
Greetings,

I am a sophomore within Marquette University's College of Business Administration, pursuing a major in Finance & Economics. I am ecstatic to announce that I have been privileged with the opportunity to travel with a few other business students representing Marquette University in  Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. In addition to such an experience, I have the opportunity to obtain academic credit for my participation. With this being said, there are several costs associated with the trip. I have began to save a bit, but there are still a few costs that still need to be accounted for in order for me to pursue this opportunity. The trip will take place March 19th - 26th. Below, you will find specifics in regards to the details and costs of the trip. Whether you are able to assist or not, I am very appreciative of your continual love and support!



PROGRAM OVERVIEW

This program is designed for business students with the aim of providing critical insight and valuable first-hand experience about Vietnamese culture, society, history, and business climate. Highlights of the study tour include:
- 9 days of activities in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) & vicinity
- Lectures in English on Vietnamese economic, business and cultural behavior, provided by the faculty of Vietnam National University – International University and Vietnamese and international business leaders.
- Company visits including discussions by business leaders.


LECTURES IN ENGLISH (TENTATIVE)

Vietnamese culture, society, and history: The determinants of Vietnamese business climate
Vietnamese economy, banking, and financial markets
Doing business in Vietnam: Foreign direct investment, joint ventures, strategic alliances, and partnerships
Vietnamese regional economy and economic zones
CORPORATE/INSTITUTION VISITS (SAMPLE)
3M, HCMC, Vietnam
40Hrs. Vietnam
2 or more Vietnamese companies


CULTURAL/TOURIST ACTIVITIES (SAMPLE)

- Ho Chi Minh City tour – The largest, most dynamic city in Vietnam
- Boat tour on Mekong River – The longest river in Vietnam
- Tunnels of Cu Chi – A famous Vietnam War Historic site


COSTS

Travel Cost (without international airfare): $900
(Note: Costs are based on the assumption that you are a full-time student and do not pay additional tuition for this class.)

This price includes:
Bus/train/boat transportation to various business and cultural sites during the travel period
Cost of admittance to class activities (e.g., tours and excursions)
Double-occupancy hotel for the duration of the study trip
2 meals per day


OTHER COSTS NOT INCLUDED IN ABOVE FEES:


International Airfare (around $1,250 to $1,400+)
Visa for Vietnam ($100)
Required MU international health insurance ($38)



Again, I am very appreviative for you taking the time to view this. If you have any further questions, please feel free to reach out to me.

Email: ronnie.terry@marquette.edu

With gratitude,

Ronnie Terry Jr
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$2,265 of $2,000 goal

Raised by 25 people in 14 months
Created December 22, 2016
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SH
$100
Sean Higgins
13 months ago

Have fun buddy!

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13 months ago
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$50
Señorita O'Malley
14 months ago

¡Que tengas buen viaje!

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$15
Bridget Anshus
14 months ago

Way to go Ronnie!! So proud of you#tac406

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$20
Shannon King
14 months ago

Really really proud of you Ronnie! I know how hard you always work to achieve a goal. I'm happy to help in this way.

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$25
Michelle Henley
14 months ago

Continue to be GREAT!!! Your on the right track!

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