Study abroad is an excellent way to gain an invaluable life experience. Not only will it provide you with new perspectives, it will also allow you to develop skills and knowledge directly related to your future career.
Employers increasingly seek graduates who have studied abroad. They know that students who have successfully completed a study abroad program are likely to possess international knowledge and often second-language skills. Students who have studied abroad enhance their analytical skills, cross-cultural communication skills, flexibility, and their ability to adapt to new circumstances.
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Connect with our Office of International Education for more information on how to make plans to study abroad.