Study Abroad

Expand your world and your future

By immersing yourself in another culture somewhere across the globe, you will broaden your international perspective, gain greater awareness of your own culture and history — and collect amazing travel stories to share for a lifetime. Studies show that international experienceleads to greater employment opportunities after you graduate— isn't that worth the investment of a semester or summer abroad?

Explore the variety of programs and locations available here. Our staff can help you match your goals and interests with the best international options.

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Program Types

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Featured Programs

Lorenzo de Medici Institutein Florence, Italy

Summer and semester programsFlorence Photo

Istituto Lorenzo de’ Medici (LdM) is one of the most distinctive and well-establishedstudy abroadinstitutions inItaly. LdM prides itself on offering academic and professionally-oriented courses designed to foster a variety of study abroad programs, as well as enrich students’ knowledge, education and skills. Students may choose fromover500 different coursesin35 departments, which are taught in English at LdM’s two locations:FlorenceandTuscania.More information for FGCU students,Courses

Sant'Anna Institutein Sorrento, Italy

Summer and semester programs
Photo of Sorrento ItalySant'Anna Institute is an international community of constant cultural exchange among faculty, staff and students. Located in southern Italy, the school is an impressive historic structure perched on the cliffs of the Amalfi coast, overlooking the fishing village of Marina Grande and a short walk from the city center.Course Offerings

Universidad de Costa Rica, San Ramon(USAC)

Summer and semester programs
San RamonThe San Ramon, Costa Rica program is offered by USAC. The host universityThe Sede de Occidente (UCR) has an enrollment of more than 2,200 students. Students have use of the campus laboratories, teaching collections, herbarium, and research collections, as well as access to a small reserve on campus. San Ramón is truly the heart of Costa Rica, where you will encounter friendly people and a peaceful, relaxed lifestyle.More about the program ,Courses ,Application

Kookmin or Yonsei Universityin Seoul, Korea

Summer or semester programsSeoulThe Seoul program with provider USAC offers courses that introduce you to the business, politics, economics, philosophy, religion, and language of Korea, one of the most rapidly developing nations in East Asia. Seoul is a city of opposites bustling with palaces, city gates, and temples next to government offices, embassies, theatres, shopping, and more.Courses,Application

Harlaxton Collegein Grantham, England

Summer and semester programs
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想象一下,在伦敦以北一小时车程的绵延起伏的英国乡村,在一栋有100个房间的维多利亚式庄园里学习。在Harlaxton学院,你就能做到这一点。你将与来自UE和我们的合作院校的忠诚的教师、支持你的工作人员和同学们共享庄园。Course Offerings

Mahidol University InternationalBankok, Thailand

KEI Abroad, semester programs

KEI Thailand

Discover the traditional spices of Bangkok, Thailand as you float through the market and visit the golden temples. Then experience the energetic dominance of the modern city when you see the maze of skyscrapers pushing into the sky.Hundreds of coursesin a wide variety of disciplines available, including Business, Sciences, Health, Humanities, Communications and more.More about this program

FGCU in Greece: Hellenic American University in Athens

Summer and semester programsGreece HAU Image

Greece, the birthplace of democracy and cradle of Western civilization, offers extraordinary opportunities for a rich learning experience. A meeting place of East and West, Athens is a vibrant modern metropolis with a thriving arts scene. It's an affordable, safe and friendly Mediterranean city, where life is lived outdoors in the

广场和人行道cafés它的许多不同的社区。Hellenic American University offers both summer and semester options withcourses适合各种专业。More information for FGCU Students

Funding Resources

Studying abroad is an amazing opportunity that leads to life-changing experiences. However, the costs associated can seem daunting at first. FGCU is committed to providing its students with the tools and resources necessary to offset the cost of an international experience. On this page, you will find multiple ways to fund your experience abroad.

  • Scholarships

  • FGCU Financial Aid

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