The Study Abroad Experience
Student Study Abroad experiences are invaluable for cultural understanding and they also prepare students with skills for future careers.
Instructors utilize a variety of means from student reflection papers, to research papers on specific international topics to document student success. The mission of Study Abroad prepares students as global citizens. Providers assist in the logistics of Study Abroad, allowing faculty to focus on quality instruction.
Community Colleges in Texas
Community colleges across the state of Texas play a crucial role in providing Houston and the Gulf Coast Region comprehensive educational opportunities to all students.
- Lone Star College is leading a group of higher education institutions to work together to develop and promote Study Abroad programs.
- Community colleges are challenged to fill facutly-led, short-term Study Abroad programs.
- Texas faces an increased need for graduates with knowledge of international business, culture and history.