Study Abroad? Top Reasons Why Studying Abroad Is A Must
~Academic Credit~ • You’ll be having an amazing, diverse experience in a different country while earning credit towards your major, minor, or a required class. • LU Gen Ed Goal 9 is waived for all study abroad programs of 3 credits or more
~Cultural Experience~ • This is an optimal way to immerse yourself in a completely different culture with language, food, customs, & dress, as well as gain an understanding of the values that influence the people in these countries.
~Experience Personal Growth~ • You will develop skills and gain experiences a classroom setting will never provide. It’s an opportunity to discover new strengths and abilities and conquer situations that are otherwise unfamiliar to you.
~Resumé Building Material~ • Study abroad enhances employment opportunities in a world that is becoming more globalized, and sets your resume apart from your competitors’.
~Why Be Just Another Tourist?~ • Studying abroad is your chance to get a first-hand perspective as well as make lasting friendships around the world!
INTERESTED? Go to www.longwood.edu/studyabroad/ for more information on study abroad experiences that will change your life!