Education Abroad Partner Programs (Exchange and Direct Enroll)

Institution:NHL Stenden University

Program: NHL Stenden University (Leeuwarden, Netherlands)

Sponsored by: Eli Broad College of Business; College of Communication Arts and Sciences

Offered in: Fall, Spring

Grade and Credit Conversion
Graded Subject Areas: Depending on the subject area of the course taken abroad, your credit will come back in one of the following two ways:
  • Graded credit (counts toward your MSU GPA)
  • Transfer credit (pass/fail basis and does NOT count toward your MSU GPA)

All subject areas listed below will come back as graded credit. Courses taken in any subjects that are NOT listed will come back as transfer credit. You can find a list of courses that have previously been approved for transfer credit on

If there is a course you want to take but is not listed on this page or, you will need to receive approval from your academic advisor or the appropriate college contact for study abroad course approvals. When you contact/meet with someone for course approval, make sure you have relevant course descriptions from the host university. Links to course descriptions can be found at the bottom of the “details” tab of each program page on the Office for Education Abroad Website.

Subject CodeSubject NameStart DateEnd Date
CASComm Arts & Sciences
CSDCommunicative Sciences and Dis
MIMedia and Information
HBHospitality Business

Previously taken Courses:
Host School SubjectHost School Course NumberHost School Course TitleMSU Course CreditsMSU Course CodeMSU Subject AreaSubstituteStartDateEndDate
Introduction humanitarian Context2CSX  7BZKCOMCOM GCU: CASSS18
Disaster Analysis2CSX  7CATCOMCOM GCU: CASSS18
Research on Aid Workers2CSX  7CAUCOMCOM GCU: CASSS18
Project Proposal3CSX  7CAVCOMCOM GCU: CASSS18
Strategic Management6CSX  7BZMCOMCOM 399: CASSS18
3.3 Branding6CSX  7BZNADVADV 492: CASSS18
3.9 Strategic Mgt in the Media6CSX  7BZMMIMI 401: CASSS18
3.6 International Branding3CSX  7BYTADVADV 334: CASSS17
3.6 International Branding3CSX  7BYTADVADV 481: CASSS17
M8 International Market Orientation3CSX  7BYUADVADV 413: CASSS17
M8 International Market Orientation3CSX  7BYUADVADV 492: CASSS17
M8 International Market Orientation2CSX  7BYUADVADV GCU: CASSS17