Japan - This program is now full! Please check out our other programs for more opportunities to study abroad.


The most effective means of learning about international business and culture is to visit a country, observe business first-hand, and interact with business leaders in that country.  Participants will explore Japan's business and cultural sites to gain a more complete understanding of the unique context for conducting business in foreign countries. 



Participants must:

-Be 18 years of age or older.

-Be an MBA student or have faculty approval 

-Be a high school graduate or above.

-Read, speak, and understand English.

-Provide documentation of sufficiently good enough health to travel and participate in a two-week study program.



Great Wall of China



May 25, 2018 -  June 5, 2018


Dr. David Read


$3,400.00 (Airfare NOT Included)

  • Suggested Payment Schedule:
  • Deposit: $500
  • Jan. 8, 2018: $700
  • Feb. 5, 2018: $700
  • March 5, 2018: $700
  • April 2, 2018: $700
  • April 16, 2018: $100
  • Must be paid in full by May 24, 2018

Deposit: $500 dollars will need to be paid when you hand in your application.

All payments must be made through the Hurst Center, NOT at the main cashier's office.  Payment can be made in person, or over the phone at (801) 626-6600.  The Hurst Center is located on the south side of campus next to the Alumni Center.

Includes: room and board, domestic transportation, and some meals.
Not included:  airfare, passport, incidentals, excess baggage costs, any unscheduled travel, and all meals.




Please attend the pre-departure meetings!!

May 25:  Departure 

May 26:  Free Day

May 27:  Asakusa

May 28:  Cultural visit to Imperial Palace

May 29:  Toyota Factory

May 30:  Business visit in  Kyoto

May 31: Kinkaku-ji, Daikaku-ji, Maruyama Park, Heian Shrine 

June 1:  Visit to Kyoto University

June 2:  Osaka, free day

June 3:  Nara, free day

June 4:  Students will tour important businesses and cultural sites.

June 5:  Return




Students who participate in this study abroad program will be able to register for up to three (3) semester credits through Weber State University in MBA 6520; BSAD 4850.


If program is cancelled all participants will be refunded 100% of fees paid (WSU cannot reimburse personal funds spent outside beyond the program fee).  Withdrawal from the program may result in penalty fees, to be determined by the Study Abroad Director according to the refund policy described in the application.  All costs are non-refundable in their entirety 30 days prior to departure, without exception. Dates and prices may change. It is the student's responsibility to be aware of any such changes by staying in contact with the program director.

Any questions feel free to contact the Study Abroad Office at (801) 626-8155  or by calling the Continuing Education Office at (801) 626-6600.