“The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.”
– St. Augustine of Hippo
Studying abroad is one of the most exciting and fulfilling parts of a university education – just ask anyone who has done it! They will tell you it was a positive, life-changing experience. Not only will you gain global experience and confidence, you’ll stand out from the crowd in your career/graduate school search!
Georgetown College students may spend anywhere from two weeks to a full academic year abroad in nearly any part of the world.
Ready to start planning your time abroad? Explore the website or contact us to set up a meeting.
Why study abroad?
Studying abroad is one of the best university experiences you can have – just ask anyone who has done it! Typical reasons GC students study abroad:
- Global experience is in high demand – employers and graduate schools want global applicants
- Explore new academic interests – perhaps you want to explore an area GC does not offer
- Find your place in the world – time abroad leads to self discovery and a new sense of independence
- Learn about another culture – study abroad is the perfect time to explore what the world has to offer