Why Study Abroad?
Open your eyes to the world
Science and technology have no borders! Invest in your future by developing cross-cultural skills that will enable you to communicate with scientists anywhere in the world.
Enhance your career
Learn how to function in a culturally diverse environment early on. Develop broader skills and the ability to adapt to new environments.
See your culture and yourself from a different perspective. Learn to appreciate other languages and global perspectives, while better understanding your own values.
Did you know?
You do not need to speak another language to study abroad. Many programs offer courses in English.
The following programs are especially suited for students looking to take music or engineering courses while abroad:
- Australia National University (Australia)
- Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)
- Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Hong Kong)
- Chinese University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
For more information about studying abroad visit the Hajim Study Abroad site.
For major or departmental credit:
Office: Hopeman 205
For elective credit, consult with a study abroad advisor.
What are my First Steps?
“If you are thinking about studying abroad, just say yes. Take advantage of the opportunity to do something unique and spice up your life.” –Adam Bossert ’13, Sydney, Spring ’12