Whether your reasons for studying abroad are personal, academic, or professional, you will gain a greater appreciation for international issues and cultures while fulfilling your degree requirements.
Students who return from studying abroad repeatedly describe it as one of the best experiences of their life. They also report an increased ability to appreciate and maneuver in diverse settings and gain personal confidence and self-awareness.
Studying abroad also looks great on a resume. It shows potential employers that you are outgoing, culturally competent and willing to leave your comfort zone.