Missed out on studying overseas? Go abroad as an adult.

adult-abroad

Are you getting older and increasingly regretting the fact that you didn’t study abroad in college? Feeling like you missed out? You don’t have to nowadays. Many opportunities have popped up that allow you to go abroad as an adult, whether it be for a few weeks, a few months, or even a year. You might even be able to…

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Getting Work Experience through MBA Study Abroad Programs

Getting an MBA has always been a prestigious distinction and because of increasing interest in programs, there are many new options available provide all those interested with the option that they need. For those who cannot leave their careers, there are MBA schools online that provide students with a flexible schedule that allows for night and weekend classes. For those…

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Faculty lead programs the way to study abroad

That’s right, according to IIE’s latest Open Doors Fast Facts almost 55% percent of students choose short-term study abroad programs, many of which are Faculty lead programs. These programs are credit-bearing, international study-travel courses that usually last between one and eight weeks. They may stay in one place for entire time or travel around to different countries and cities. Faculty-led…

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Study Abroad and Graduate Students

Study Abroad and Graduate Students

Nothing happens unless first a dream. ~Carl Sandburg There are many opportunities for graduate students to study abroad. Ask your advisor about the prospects in your field. In some graduate programs, students can complete internships and practicum abroad. In others, students travel abroad for teaching and research purposes. If you’re researching any human subjects, don’t forget that each participant must…

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Study Abroad or College Abroad?

When I was a Bachelor’s student, I had the opportunity to spend a trimester College abroad at Flensburg University in Germany. I was studying German at the time and thought it would be easy once I was accepted to the exchange program. But several things stood in my way. First, I hadn’t anticipated the cost. I was told that because there were very…

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Pros and Cons of Studying Abroad for Graduate Students

You have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study abroad, yet you aren’t sure whether or not this is a good option for you. After searching for that perfect program, there are a number of variables in studying overseas you should consider as a graduate student before packing your bags. For instance, should you travel to a country that speaks a different…

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