Study Abroad Programs

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The Texas Gulf Coast International Education Consortium is made up of 8 partner institutions that work together to offer Study Abroad opportunities to students across the Texas Gulf Coast. These programs are academic credit distance learning classes with a short-term study-abroad component. Students can earn credit in Art, Business, Psychology, Sociology, and more.

New Summer 2019 Programs include Italy and Greece, Ireland, and London and Paris. Check back soon for details on these programs.

If you are a TGCIE faculty member and you would like to submit your study-abroad proposal, please email for an application.

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Fast Facts

  • Community colleges offer cost-effective study abroad options
  • Houston is a fast-growing city with global connections
  • Employers are looking for employees with global competency
  • Students with a variety of GPAs can participate in study abroad programs
  • Short-term study abroad options are available

Contact Information

Texas Gulf Coast International Education Consortium

5000 Research Forest Drive
The Woodlands, TX 77381

Phone: 281.290.2886