Why Study Abroad?
- Develop a global resume
- Make yourself more marketable
- Become proficient in a language, or learn a new one.
- Decide on a major field of study
- Inspire a career
- Provide volunteer learning service in a third world country
Personal, Cultural and Romantic Reasons:
- Learn about new cultures
- Become more tolerant toward different people
- Make friends from all over the world
- Discover your heritage
- Discover the new and unexpected
- Develop confidence and independence
US News and World Report article on What Students Should Know About Studying Abroad