Studying abroad is an academic endeavor which is meant to enhance and compliment your major. Studying abroad can be a very rewarding experience both academically and personally. In an increasingly connected world, studying abroad can provide you with an opportunity to actively engage with a new culture and challenge you to think critically both about the host culture and your own. This experience is a gateway to explaining your intercultural communication skills and gaining a global perspective.
Understanding cultural differences and the global marketplace is critically important for students in hospitality and tourism. Study abroad enables an appreciation and knowledge of other cultures. Students who study abroad command salaries 25% higher than those who do not. HTM study abroad opportunities include:
Students may also choose to part-take in semester long study abroad programs to Australia and our student exchange program with the University of Lincoln, UK. Students may also opt for study abroad internship opportunities.