Scotland: Hearth and Home

May 17, 2022 —May 31, 2022

The Scottish home invokes thoughts of family gatherings, tempting food, being wrapped in warm woolen tartans, and hearing stories about your ancestors. Join us on a 14 day exploration of the riches of Scotland. Each day brings the excitement of cultural and geographical highlights, including the architecture of Edinburgh and Glasgow, the breath-taking coastline of the Isle of Skye, and the stunning Highlands and lochs. As you travel across Scotland you will enjoy deluxe accommodations and meals, as well as amazing views of the iconic Scottish landscape. The variety of Scotland: Hearth and Home is endless and so too will be your experiences! Along the journey you will sample some of the best cuisine Scotland has to offer, trace family lineage, and examine the deep history and artistic heritage of the Scottish people. Program tours will include entrances to museums and castles, site visits to croft family weavers, coastal sea life and opportunities for genealogical research, as well as sampling innovative cuisine that will have even the most discerning foodie shout with joy! Join us on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure to Scotland, we’re ready to welcome you home.

Secure your spot by starting an application and submitting a place holding deposit of $100 by July 15, you can then pay the remaining $150 application fee balance by the October 1, 2021 deadline!

This is a Non-Credit program

Program Package

  • Accommodations: Included.
  • Course-related activities and entrances fees
  • All course-related ground transportation
  • Additional cultural program excursions
  • Health and emergency evacuation insurance* (International Programs Only)
  • Program directors and staff on-site 24/7

CCSA Central Office

Contact Information

Stephen Farley - Applications

Robert Bedard - Payments

Robin Byerly - Travel

Michael Hatton

Program Director

Michael Hatton Mr. Hatton is the Assistant Chair along with serving as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Theatre and Dance at Northern Kentucky University, teaching courses in theatre history, race and gender through dramatic literature and dramatic theory and criticism. Mr. Hatton is the resident production stage manager for the Lincoln Boyhood Drama Association and their signature musical, A Pioneer Tale. Mr. Hatton has also worked with several local companies including the Acclaim Awards as a panelist, the Cincinnati Arts Association, Cincinnati Overture Awards, Showstoppers/Belterra Casino, Cincinnati Men’s Chorus, Professional Concepts and is the resident Production Manager for The Performance Gallery. Mr. Hatton is on the Board of Directors for the Cincinnati Cappies and is the NKU coordinator for the Lois and Richard Rosenthal Uptown Arts internship program.

Group or Individual Travel Allowed

Option One - Group Travel

Travel together with faculty, staff and other participants from your CCSA program with our group travel. CCSA will purchase a airline ticket from select U.S. cities on your behalf. The airline cost will be included in your final bill from CCSA. In addition to the flight, you will also receive transport to/from the accommodation in the destination city and the airport.

You can check our currently available departure cities on our departures page CCSA highly recommends this option for those new to international travel.

  • roundtrip air transportation from one of CCSA's designated U.S. departure cities.
  • roundtrip ground transportation between airport and the accommodation site.
  • CCSA faculty and staff to guide you through the immigration and customs process.

Option Two - Individual Travel

If you wish to make independent travel arrangements and depart from a city not listed or travel outside the program dates please choose INDEPENDENT TRAVEL from the selection below. You will book your own flights and arrange your own transportation to/from the airport and the accommodation site of the program. This is a great option for going early, staying late, or using airline miles to purchase tickets. We highly recommend participants not fly standby for these programs as a late arrival may negatively impact your grade.

Important Note for Independent Travelers: Please be aware that your check-in date may be up to 24 hours AFTER the program start date (program dates include travel time).

Check the CCSA website at for your scheduled date/time check-in.

* All prices are estimates based on prior programs. Final pricing will be published on the CCSA website by the first payment deadline.


Not required for U.S. citizens for less than a 3-month stay. Non-U.S. citizens are responsible for obtaining a visa as needed.

Program Dates
May 17, 2022 —May 31, 2022

Base Price
$3,799 - $3,999*

Estimated Airfare
$1,150 - $1,350
(estimated additional cost based on recent airline prices)

Enrollment Status: OPEN

Application Deadline
October 01, 2021
App Fee Currently $250
See our scholarships page

Courses Offered