College of the Extended University

Study Abroad


Study Abroad can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your academic career. Study Abroad enriches you personally and professionally by expanding your understanding of culture and global dynamics that affect us every day. A study abroad or exchange experience on your resume will help identify you as a person who is adaptable, global-minded, and assertive.

Why you should participate in an international experience:

  • Develop competitive career advantage by building your resume
  • Earn academic credit toward your degree
  • Gain a global perspective that is desired by employers
  • Learn or perfect language skills
  • Learn to value differences of thought and diversity
  • Create international networks and friends
  • Travel and learn about the world

Study Abroad programs can range from short term to year-long. There are four major categories:

Faculty LedExchange
International ProgramsIndependent