Should You Double Major or Study Abroad?

Trying to decide between picking up a double major or studying abroad

Deciding whether to pursue a double major or study abroad is a dilemma facing many college students. They can’t get beyond the fact that it’s six of one, half dozen of the other.
If you’re trying to decide which is the better option, there are some clear points to consider which may be very

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7 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Studied Abroad

A student waiting to board a plane to his study abroad destination

Everything that you could possibly check off a to-do list I did. I crossed all my t’s and dotted my I’s. I was ready, or so I thought. Beginning with the end in mind is a tried and true adage that holds true to most life experiences, and studying abroad is no different. Here are

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4 Steps To Applying For Study Abroad Scholarships

Streamline your scholarship essays with this 4-step process

Study abroad scholarships consist mainly of essays and there are enough to apply to that it can become overwhelming. When I applied for (and received) the Gilman Scholarship I worked smarter, and not harder. Below you will find an illustration of how I went about my scholarship application process. You’ll find its a lot like

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8 Reasons to Take a Semester at Sea

Semester At Sea is the way to study abroad in style

Founded in 1963, Semester at Sea has helped many gain perhaps even more of a once in a lifetime experience that traditional study abroad opportunities if that’s even possible. This post is meant to make those unaware of this opportunity aware of this opportunity. I had two close friends take this trip; one during the summer,

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How To Decide Where To Study Abroad

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You hear the term ‘make or break’ thrown around a lot. I won’t go as far as to say that a good relationship will either make or break your study abroad experience. But what I will say, is that a solid relationship with your advisor will open up little doors

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