Congratulations! You have made the first step in deciding to incorporate an Education Abroad experience into your degree at Appalachian. Going abroad is not only an opportunity to do something new and different during your time at Appalachian but it also comes with some tangible outcomes.
By participating on an Education Abroad experience you will:
- Experience a new culture first hand
- Learn a new language or increase fluency in an existing language
- Explore academic interests in a new environment
- Pick up and hone skills that will benefit you as you enter the workforce; flexibility, cross-cultural communication, ability to deal with ambiguity, etc.
- Gain a new perspective on your country, your values, and your identity
- Dispel stereotypes
- Conduct research
- Prepare for graduate school
To get started click on the links below.