“I met the most amazing people, went to amazing places, made memories that will last a lifetime, took over two thousand pictures, but most importantly, I learned the most about myself.”
England, Spring 2010
WHY STUDY ABROAD?
- Nearly 100 percent of participating students say study abroad was the single best decision they made during their college years.
- Living and learning abroad is an enriching and life-changing experience.
- Understand how people from another culture live, work, think, and play.
- Enhance your résumé, career potential, language acquisition, cultural competence, academic performance, self-confidence, and self-understanding.
- Meet people from all over the world, develop international friendships, and engage in thought-provoking conversations.
- Gain new appreciation for your own country, culture, and family.
- Have the best time of your life!
Monmouth University strongly encourages study abroad for qualified students who want to earn credits toward their degree while experiencing the benefits of travel and immersion in other cultures. All of your courses will be accepted and can be used to fulfill major/minor, general education, and elective requirements. Most importantly, the Study Abroad Office is available to help you every step of the way.