LSC Study Abroad

What Is Study Abroad?

Study abroad is a program that allows students to take one or more classes in a country other than the United States for academic credit.

Study abroad offers valuable opportunities to visit another country, experience another culture firsthand, build your cross-cultural skills, enhance your resume, immerse yourself in another language, challenge yourself in new ways, and make new friends.

Join a Study Abroad Program

To get started in the process of participating on a study abroad program:

  • Contact the professor in charge of the program of interest for information on space availability, cost, and program application process. Contact information can be found on the programs offered page.
  • Complete the program application, pay any application deposits, and fulfill any other program requirements. Each program may have a different application and requirements. If the program does not have their own application, use the general Study Abroad Student Program Application.
  • Apply for scholarships, if qualified. Note: Receiving a scholarship is not required to join a study abroad program as long as the student is able to pay the appropriate costs.
  • Pay any remaining deposits or fees toward the program.
  • Request the free Guide toStudy Abroad to prepare for your program.
  • Have more questions? Please see the FAQ's and the Study Abroad Student Checklist for more information.

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Paying For A Study Abroad Program

LSC has resources available to eligible students that help with the cost of studying abroad. Enrollment in a program of study abroad approved for credit by the home school may be considered enrollment in the home school for purposes of applying for federal student financial aid.

Faculty-Led Study Abroad Programs

If you are a LSC faculty member and are interested in creating or participating in a study abroad program, please consult our Faculty Study Abroad Handbook.

Study Abroad Programs Offered

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