Edge Hill University


   Ormskirk, England

According to the Edge Hill website, Edge Hill College opened in Liverpool in 1885 as the first non-denominational teacher training college for women. From its origins as a specialist institution with 41 female trainee teachers, Edge Hill University now has 26,000 students on a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

Edge Hill University boasts a vibrant campus community located in 160 stunning acres near Ormskirk in West Lancashire.

 Semester Schedule 

Fall: September to December
Spring: January to May

Course Offerings

Typically students take the equivalent of 12 to 15 credit hours abroad. Check with our office for more information about your specific options.

A variety of courses are offered in the following areas:

Business, Management and Accountancy

Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations

Computing, IT and Web Development

Sport and Physical Activity

Check the partner school’s website for additional offerings: Edge Hill Course Offerings

 Assisting UCA Professor

For students interested in Creative Writing contact this professor for more information on courses and credits.

Mark Spitzer, MFA Associate Professor, Creative Writing

Professor Mark Spitzer

Thompson Hall 326 • Film, Theatre, and Creative Writing

mspitzer@uca.edu • (501) 450-3339


Students should check with Financial Aid Office and the Study Abroad Office for more information regarding the budget.

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