You may elect to travel during a semester, summer or intersession such as winter break. Programs vary in length from two weeks to a semester. Semester-long programs are recommended for students who want to receive academic credit. You may choose from semesters of 12 to 15 credit hours or trimester of 9 credit hours. Summer options include four-, six- or eight-week trips and are available for volunteer work, languages immersion, internships or for academic credit. Intersession options are two- to three-week opportunities.
The first step to study abroad is preparing at home well in advance. Here are some important steps:
The process of selection to actual application can take 8-10 months of preparation. It is critical that you keep your adviser informed to ensure that you will not get behind in your Stephens programming.
Study Abroad Orientation session will be provided prior to departure.
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