Romania Studies Program

Program Overview Word Made Flesh
Students spend a semester studying and working in Romania as they delve into the remarkable history and culture of a country experiencing great social change in a post-communist climate. Students will be hosted by Word Made Flesh, a world-wide missional organization dedicated to serving Jesus amongst the world's most vulnerable populations. WMF's mission in Galati, Romania serves at-risk children, street youth and poor families. Christians from Romania and other nations come together from various local churches to seek the Kingdom of God in community. Through ministry on the streets and educational programs at a community center, WMF strives for a transformed society in which the poor are redeemed and empowered. 


  • Romanian Language
  • Romania: History, Culture, Christianity, and National Identity
  • Relief and Development in a post-Communist Context
  • The Church and Poverty
  • Spiritual Formation
  • Cross-Cultural Field Practicum (throughout the semester)

Excursions will include travel to Moldovia and either Serbia, Ukaraine, or Russia

Application Process
The student will fill out two applications:
• George Fox off-campus application form

The Romanian Studies Program application should only be completed after being informed by the Director of Study Abroad that you are accepted for an off-campus study semester.

Romanian Studies Program application

Word Made Flesh will provide room and board for students with Romanian host families.

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