Ch 8: Studying Abroad

About This Chapter

In this chapter, you'll find supplemental articles on studying abroad. Find out how much it costs to study in a foreign country and whether you'll be able to get a scholarship for this type of education program. You'll also discover study abroad programs and get some ideas for possible places to go!

Studying Abroad- Summary and Learning Objectives

Study abroad programs offer students amazing opportunities to explore other countries and cultures while also earning school credit. Finding the right program and destination requires some research and exploration of your interests. In these articles, you'll learn about the following:

  • Cost of studying abroad
  • Scholarships for study abroad programs
  • Recommended programs
  • Best location to study abroad

Best Place to Study AbroadDiscover which place is considered the best for studying abroad and why.
Best Study Abroad ProgramsSee which specific programs are rated the highest.
Scholarships for Study AbroadResearch what financial aid opportunities are offered through study abroad scholarships.
How Much Does it Cost to Study Abroad?Determine the various costs associated with studying abroad.

9 Lessons in Chapter 8: Studying Abroad
How to Go to College in Another Country

1. How to Go to College in Another Country

Find out what you need to do to attend college in another country with this article. Learn about what you should consider before you make an educational decision and discover the steps you need to take to prepare.

Best Place to Study Abroad

2. Best Place to Study Abroad

Studying abroad can be one of the most educational and fulfilling experiences in your life, but how do you choose the best place to go? Below are some tips to help you decide.

Best Study Abroad Programs

3. Best Study Abroad Programs

For many students, studying abroad is an important part of their college career. Check out this article for a list of schools with top ranked study abroad programs, and resources to help narrow down your search.

Scholarships for Study Abroad

4. Scholarships for Study Abroad

Studying abroad can be an exciting but expensive opportunity. In this article, we will show you a list of places that offer scholarship opportunities that could alleviate some of the stress that comes with financing your trip.

How Much Does it Cost to Study Abroad?

5. How Much Does it Cost to Study Abroad?

Studying in a foreign land is an incredibly exciting opportunity, but it will not come cheap. Keep reading to find out how much travel abroad will set you back and learn about some resources that can help you finance your trip.

Why You Should Study Abroad

6. Why You Should Study Abroad

You can earn college credits while living and attending a school in a foreign country. To make a decision about studying abroad, you have to consider the type of program that's best for you.

Certification to Teach English Abroad

7. Certification to Teach English Abroad

To teach English abroad, one must typically complete a certificate program covering techniques for teaching English as a second language. Read on to learn about the program options available and explore course curricula for these TESOL and TEFL certificates.

What to Do When Studying Abroad

8. What to Do When Studying Abroad

No matter your subject of choice, studying in another country is a great way to gain perspective on the world while learning independence and forging lasting friendships. While every student has a unique experience, here are some helpful tips you will want to remember for your journey.

How to Study Abroad After Graduation

9. How to Study Abroad After Graduation

Many students in the United States choose to study in another country as part of a post-baccalaureate or graduate degree program. Find out more about the steps you can take to find, and pay for, a study-abroad opportunity that's right for you.

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