In addition to the reasons described on our "Why Study Abroad" page:
No. Many of our programs are taught in English and do not require foreign language skills.
All college students are encouraged to study abroad! No matter what your academic major is, or your career goals, study abroad is relevant to all students. Click here to see the minimum eligibility requirements.
Southeast Missouri State University offers a wide variety of study abroad opportunities for students from all majors and interests in more than 35 countries. To see where you can travel click here
Your decision of where to study abroad should be based on several important questions. Ask yourself these questions and get a friend or family member to confer with you on these topics. Try to be as critical as possible about yourself and what you think you can do.
Opportunities range from two- to three-week short study tours to semester and academic year-long programs. In addition, we offer internship and student teaching opportunities overseas. Lengths will vary depending on the type of program you are interested in participating. Click here to search available programs by length.
Depending on the program, you may be able to stay in a hotel, host family, residence hall, apartment or other.
Study abroad allows you to earn college academic credit for courses taken while abroad, IF courses are pre-approved before you participate in a program. From accredited institutions, academic credit should transfer the same as taking college courses at Southeast and adding it to your degree requirements.
There are multiple sources that can allow you to finance your study abroad experience. These include:
Click here for more information on financing your study abroad experience.
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