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The Benefits of Studying Abroad

Studying abroad may be one of the best opportunities of your college career.  The benefits of studying abroad are many, including:
  1. Launching your career! Many employers value global competency and communication skills, such as those acquired while studying abroad.
  2. Igniting your education!  Studying overseas can help you to view academic subjects from a new and different perspective. Most students say that study abroad gives them an academic boost and that they discover new interests.
  3. Developing self-confidence, independence and ability to navigate unfamiliar situations!  Studying abroad helps to develop creativity and ability to deal with uncertainty, such as when you may not speak the local language and need to find ways to communicate.  The skills you develop will go a long way after your program finishes.

Click here to find out more about Study Abroad and Your Career.


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