FSB South Africa

FSB South Africa - Composite: view of ocean, student holding sign saying in mountains saying thank you for giving me the world, students on beach with sandboarding, students taking a sunday rivers cruise, ariel view of cape town stadium, baby lion drinking from bottle, beach and ocean view from hotel

Program Snapshot

Take a marketing capstone course in a developing international market, South Africa. South Africa is a unique country defined as a developing nation, yet entrenched with many first world developed structures. Twenty-five rising senior business majors will be selected to go on this program. The capstone course works with a company and develops a marketing strategy, then presents to the company’s executives. It is a great opportunity to network and learn at the same time. The program itinerary also include tours and excursions to all the popular, must-see sights. This all-inclusive program includes full airfare.


giraffe walking near wide open foothills in south africa


  • Program Dates: December 27, 2017 - January 25, 2018
  • Locations: Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town
  • Credits: 6
  • Courses: BUS 420 (2 hours) and MKT 495 (4 hours) 
  • Pre-requisites: 2.70 min GPA by August 2017; MGT 291, MKT 291, FIN 301, and 90 earned hours by December 2017.  NOTE:  Students must have senior status, 96 hours, during the program to have MKT 495 count for the capstone
  • Participants: 25
  • Housing: Hotels
  • Meals: Some meals covered
  • Program Cost: $6,100.00 plus tuition, tuition subject to change - 6 credit hours)
  • Pre-Departure Meetings: 

    Mondays:  Sept 11; Oct 7, 9, 23; Nov 6, 27 and Dec 4

    6:00 to 8:00 PM in FSB 1006

    Oct 7 (Saturday) tentative, time TBD