Home

AMBASSADORS BLOGS

Ocean You's picture

Study Abroad While Studying Abroad

Ever think about doing another study abroad program while you are currently studying abroad? Wouldn't that be great? Think about it: You can go explore a different culture, learn a new language, and meet new people from all over the world. Also, you can add your experience into your resume. Sounds awesome, right?

If you want to do it, great! The U can help you achieve that dream. With hundreds of learn abroad opportunities, the University of Minnesota Learning Abroad Center (LAC) has a variety of program from volunteer, internship, to credits courses. You can study tropical marine biology in the Bahamas, geopolitics in Mongolia, Arabic in Morocco, or European history and culture in Italy. Nearly anything you can name, the U can make happen for you! Sounds exciting, huh? Then go visit the website: http://www.umabroad.umn.edu/programs and search a topic or a place you want to study.

Below is an example of an exchange program to China. You can find all the information you need on the website, including the location, housing, GPA and language requirement, etc. After viewing the program requirement, you will have a clear view towards the program.

Are you worried that doing a study abroad program will affect your study? Well, you can totally choose a program that fulfills yor major requirements to stay on track to graduate on time. Say you are an accounting major student: you can take ACCT 3001 Managerial Accounting program in Argentina and Chile. Therefore, you can earn accounting courses credits while doing the exchange program.

What’s more, the LAC provides scholarships for international students. So after you have applied to the study abroad program you dream of, remember to check their financial information website for more information.

http://umabroad.umn.edu/students/finances/scholarships/

So, interested in exploring the world? Go check the Learning Abroad Center website today!

 

Enjoy & Have Fun

Ocean