WTAMU encourages students to gain global experience through a variety of study abroad opportunities. There are many ways to find opportunities, and along the way the Office of Study Abroad can help. Contact us any time for an appointment. It’s never to early to start planning!
There are many programs available with varied tuition, accommodation, and degree programs with almost limitless opportunities. The OSA has agreements with specific programs listed below. However, students aren’t limited to these programs. The OSA encourages students to research opportunities and let us know about interest in programs not included here. If a student is seriously considering an experience abroad in a new program, we will check it out to make sure it is accredited.
The following are links to programs the OSA has found to offer opportunities to WT students who want to study abroad:
International Studies Abroad
ISA was established in 1987 to provide academically challenging and culturally rich study abroad programs. ISA has Spanish language programs for various language levels. It has programs in Spain, France, England, Ireland, Chile, Costa Rica, Argentina, South Korea and China.
Firenze Arti Visive in Florence, Italy is a special and unique study abroad program located in the historic center of Florence in a 15th century palace. The program offers accredited courses in the studio arts, humanities and Italian cultural studies with small classes and individual attention from instructors.
Universiti Sains Malaysia
USM is a new exchange program in which students pay West Texas A&M tuition and then study at Universiti Sains Malaysia. Universiti Sains Malaysia was established in 1969 in Penang, Malaysia. USM offers a large number of courses taught in English. The total enrollment to date is more than 30,000 students. USM is one of four Higher Institutions of Learning recognized by the Ministry of High Education as a Research Intensive University. This institution is well known for their Science & Technology degrees.
Study Abroad Italy
Founded in 1995, Study Abroad Italy (SAI) offers U.S. and international students English-speaking programs in Italy with a varied and extensive curriculum for students arriving from different nations.
Academic Programs International
An independent study abroad organization, API provides living, travel, educational, and cultural opportunities for U.S. students in Costa Rica, England, France, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Spain, Qatar and United Arab Emirates.
American Institute For Foreign Study
Founded in 1964, the American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS) has more than 40 years of experience in organizing study abroad programs. AIFS provides study abroad programs in 16 countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Costa Rica, China, Czech Republic, England, France, India, Ireland, Italy, Peru, Russia, South Africa, and Spain.
Globalinks provides college students with study abroad opportunities in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific. Globalinks also has internship opportunities.
CIEE wants you to have a study abroad experience that shapes everything from your current perspectives to the future life you lead. Choose from 40 countries and more than 40 subject areas. Study abroad and earn credit for courses in business, natural or social science, humanities and everything in between.
Education Abroad Network
The School for Field Studies
The School for Field Studies is an amazing opportunity for students seeking out hands-on experience with the people, animals, and plants in unique ecosystems around the world.
A general clearing house for all things study abroad with search options based on geographic location, area of study, instructional language and more. Studyabroad.com
A comprehensive directory of study abroad programs, including summer, internship, service learning and volunteer abroad programs all organized by subject, country or city.
University Studies Abroad Consortium
USAC is you gateway to the world! USAC has been providing quality programs for students for almost 30 years. They have a total of 39 programs in 24 countries. USAC provides study abroad programs in Ghana, India, Japan, Czech Republic, Denmark, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Scotland, and Sweden.
The above listed programs are not your only option, only a starting place.
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