There are many Education Abroad opportunities with in Retailing and Tourism Management as well as university-wide options: 

MAT Education Abroad

HMT Education Abroad

Additionally, UK works directly with SAI to coordinate study abroad full semester as well as summer trips to Florence University of the Arts and Nuova Accademia Di Belle Arti (NABA) in Milan. Both programs offer courses in English with various schedule options. 

RTM students do qualify for a $1000 education abroad scholarship to Florence University of the Arts. See the UK Education Abroad website for FUA for more information.

Spring 2018 Opportunitys:

Travel to Paris France with RTM 480. Semester-long class with a 10- day trip to Pairs (May 10-21). Open to both MAT and RTM students. For details, contact Dr. Wesley at 

Travel to New York City with MAT 480. Open to both MAT and RTM students. Full semester 3 credit hour class with trip to NYC April 4-8. Contact Mrs. Pryor at for details. 

Previous RTM Courses with Education Abroad Trips

Transformative Travels:  Exploring Greece

Participants in this program will learn about how travel affects the traveler.  Students will explore not only the island of Ikaria and other places in Greece, but also how travel can be transformative for the traveler.  Travel can change how people view themselves and the world around them.  Travel can lead to changes in people’s beliefs and lifestyle.  Travel can be a source of challenge and inspiration.  Students will participate in collecting data for a research project about how international travel can be transformative.