It will increase your independence and self-awareness. Having to survive in a completely new environment will teach you things about yourself you never expected.
Home campus faculty led, study abroad courses, service learning, internships, academic exchange (living with a host), COIL: Collaborative Online International Learning – which is working online (using Blackboard) with international student partners on class projects, etc.
Start researching programs and locations of interest; narrow to 3 or so; then make an appointment to meet with Study Abroad Advisor – and do so as early as possible.
Completed at least 25 credits at NCC, 2.5 minimum GPA, no disciplinary infractions
FAFSA, financial aid can help off-set costs; scholarships (NCC, external), grants, student loans.
Yes, but you must have the courses pre-approved through the NCC Study Abroad office and Registrar BEFORE registering for the course(s). FAFSA will only pay for courses that count toward the degree. Students must earn at least 33 credits at NCC to earn a NCC degree (study abroad courses do not count toward that total, unless it’s a NCC faculty-led study abroad course.)
Yes we do! You can see detailed information on our Programs page. Some additional possibilities include:
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