Psychology in Scandinavia

Mental Health & Wellbeing in Scandinavia

Faculty-led Programs

Program Overview

Embark on a unique journey to Denmark, Sweden and Finland — some of the world's happiest countries! Immerse yourself in a captivating study abroad program focused on psychology, delving into mental health and cultural wellbeing. Explore stunning landscapes, vibrant cultures and gain insights into the secrets of happiness. Expand your horizons while studying in the heart of contentment. Get ready to visit the Happiness Institute and Museum of the Mind!


Students participating in this program will be enrolled in either PSYC 4360 or PSYC 5380. The course(s) do not have a prerequisite and are open to students of all disciplines. The tuition and fees associated with the course are not included in the program fee.

Course Syllabus: TBA

Program Cost

The program cost is $4,670.*



Local transportation

Cultural excursions

Health insurance

Welcome & farewell meals

Does not include:

Round-trip airfare


Tuition & fees

Personal expenses

*Fees are subject to change.

Program Itinerary

For a detailed program itinerary*, visit TBA.

*subject to change based on exact dates, availability and weather conditions.

Housing & Meals


Housing in centrally located hostel-style accommodations in each location per the program itinerary. Linens and towels and free wireless internet are included.


The program includes breakfast at the hostel and a welcome & farewell dinner. All other meals are at the expense of the participants.


In-country transportation is included in the program fee, i.e. group airport pick-up & drop-off and round-trip transportation for all site visits and excursions on the program itinerary. International round-trip airfare is not included in the program fee.

Entry Requirements


All international travel requires a valid passport. The passport must be valid for the entire duration of your stay. In addition, your passport must have at least six months’ remaining validity on your passport from the date of your planned return. If you do not have a passport, schedule your appointment at the UT Tyler Passport Acceptance Facility.


Utilize the U.S. State Department's Learn About Your Destination search tool to research your destination country. On the nation's information webpage, you will discover details about entry, exit, and visa prerequisites.


None required.

Faculty Leader

photo of professor Lauren Deaton

Lauren Deaton


Department of Education & Psychology


Important Dates

Application Deadline

February 1

UT Tyler Study Abroad Scholarships

February 15

Program Fee Due Date


Program Dates

May 18-31, 2024


What's next?

Study Abroad Application UT Tyler Passport Study Abroad Scholarships