Why Go Abroad?
There are several compelling ways that you may enhance your academic experience and increase your professional capital with an experience abroad.
- Immerse yourself in another culture, perhaps another language, and improve your intercultural proficiency.
- Take courses which can be better comprehended in a particular location (e.g., art history in Florence or Irish government in Galway).
- Challenge yourself to develop leadership, adaptability, self-reliance, and critical thinking skills that will strengthen your career prospects.
- Travel extensively and cheaply during class holidays and before/after your studies.