College-Accredited Programs

Suggested Ages 17+

Naropa University Logo Dragons Study Abroad works in partnership with Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado. Naropa University is a Buddhist-inspired liberal arts university that offers undergraduate and graduate programs based on an educational philosophy called contemplative education. This educational approach emphasizes an acute awareness of place and of self amidst a rigorous liberal arts curriculum. Naropa University is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Dragons Study Abroad helps students build practical skills to navigate the world with greater self-awareness and inter-cultural fluency. Each semester program offers 4 college-accredited courses, allowing study abroad students to take their full course-load outside of a traditional classroom.

Accreditation Costs

There are 4 course options for credit. Each course is worth 4 credits. The cost per course is $1,200 in addition to the Dragons’ program price. Therefore a student wanting to participate for the maximum amount of course credit will receive 16 college credits and pay $4,800 in addition to the program cost.
College-Accredited Curriculum Study Abroad FAQ