Study Abroad USA: Building Capacity for US Institutions
Learn how to successfully develop, grow and integrate study abroad programs into US higher education institutions.
Want to increase your educational institution’s study abroad efforts? Whether you work for a community college, a large, small, public or private university, or any other type of higher education institution in the US, this course will help you form partnerships, recruit diverse students, engage parents, find scholarships and help participants with financial planning.
You will learn best practices to help you consider health, safety, and disaster plans to keep students safe while abroad. Case studies will show you how the study abroad experience can be integrated into your school’s curriculum and can internationalize your campus. By the end of the course, you will have developed a long-term strategy for your institution.
What you'll learn
- Best practices for your institution’s study abroad office
- Various models for structuring study abroad programs
- How to fund students’ study abroad experiences
- How to create a long-term study abroad strategy for your campus