Education Abroad

The Office of International Education & Development provides amazing international programing options for students to find programs that fit them at any point in their time at Appalachian State University. Education Abroad programs provide students with opportunities to grow and experience the world. Appalachian State offers a variety of programs all around the world.

Education abroad programs comes in all shapes and sizes from spending a few weeks abroad as part of a short-term faculty led program, to a semester or yearlong program, spending a summer abroad finishing that minor or general education requirements, gaining professional experience doing an international internship, helping out a community on an international service learning program, to completing your student teaching abroad.


To get started click on the Start Planning link below.

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Blessing Chikakula (far left) interprets for Appalachian students as they visit with William Kamkwamba's grandmother in Wimbe Village.

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A group of students studies abroad in China.

International Regions for Study Abroad

Below is information on each region where Study Abroad programs are offered: