“Study Abroad 101: Tips for Making a Good Decision”

by Beth Parker via ‘Smart College Visit”

Study Abroad - Consider these 10 tips“Study abroad is like spring training for this century. It helps you develop the fundamentals, the teamwork, and the determination to succeed.” – Hillary Rodham Clinton, U.S. Secretary of State

Most American students think there is only one place to attend college – the United States. However, many other countries offer educational opportunities and degrees that are appealing to American students. Not only do you get the knowledge gleaned from your coursework, but you also get a broader perspective of the world. It might also give you an edge in the job market, showing you are adaptable. Employers are increasingly looking for people who have international experience and language skills. Continue reading