Turkey: Psychology and Sociology

June 20th to June 30th| Apply Now!

Learn about a different culture through interacting with people in Turkey, visiting the historical sites, viewing the art, and exploring the big cities and smaller traditional villages.

Academic Courses Available

3 Credits - Cultural Psychology - PSYC 390
3 Credits - Social Change and Globalization - SOCY 390

Student will be chosen who have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 and are approved by the professors via interviews. 


Estimated program fee of $3,600. Program Fee Includes: airfare, in-country transportation, lodging, insurance, admission fees, most meals & $100 application fee. Program Fee Does Not Include: Ferris tuition, required textbooks, passport, & personal expenses.    

Estimated Total Cost: $4,695

Living Arrangements

Program participants will reside in various three star hotels in the various cities of the program.

Contact Information

Meral Topcu, ASC 2100
(231) 591-2751

Bonnie Wright, ASC 2090
(231) 591-2791


Facts About Turkey

Population: 77,804,122

Religion: 99.8% Muslim

Troy, best known as being the site of the Trojan war, is a real city in northwest Turkey.

Istanbul is the only city in the world that is spread over two continents.

Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa Kemal, who was later honored with the title Ataturk or "Father of the Turks."