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College Office of International Affairs

IU and the College of Arts and Sciences offer a variety of overseas studies programs, foreign languages, international courses, student exchanges, and campus activities so you can broaden your perspective and deepen your education. These opportunities allow you to learn about other cultures, gain fluency in a language, and can help you make progress toward your degree and get career-related experience.

Besides offering an incredible experience, study abroad experience is also a resume booster. A stunning 73% of employers list study abroad as “important” when looking at candidates to fill junior level positions, according to Coursehero’s The ROI of Studying Abroad. Employers seek skills obtained through study abroad, such as international competency, adaptability, and fluency in languages.

Be sure to discuss your study abroad experience with your College career coach. Your career coach can help you develop talking points to highlight the experiences you’ve had that will best resonate with employers in your field