How to study abroad in the US and English-speaking countries
What you'll learn
- Learn the different study abroad program options
- Learn about the university application process
- Hear stories from real international students
- Compare the top destinations for studying abroad
- Conversational English
Want to study abroad in the US or other English-speaking countries?
This course is a comprehensive walk-through for students curious about the study abroad experience and how to enroll at an international university. Students will be introduced to the steps in the admissions application process and also learn about a variety of different academic programs around the world. Each country and program has their own special selling points and opportunities. In order to study abroad, programs have unique application requirements and expectations. In addition to learning about difference academic paths, students will be briefed about various challenges as well as tips for making the most out of their study abroad experience.
The course content includes the following topics:
Types of programs
Community colleges, undergraduate, graduate, ESL, short-term, and online programs
The US, UK, Australia, Canada, Asia, and more
Types of application processes, application steps, what they're looking for, and what happens after you apply
Learn about the funding options available
Learn the steps for getting a visa
Orientation, curriculum, housing, social life, study skills, mental health, and cultural differences
What's hard about studying abroad?
Find out if what you've heard about studying abroad is true.
Hear stories from current and past international students
Who this course is for:
- Young adults who want to study in the US, Canada, UK, and other English-speaking countries
- High school students who want to study English abroad
- People who want to do short-term college programs abroad
Aaron is an international traveler, UX expert, and EdTech enthusiast. He grew up in the US, studied abroad in Europe, and taught ESL in Asia. He's been a digital nomad for several years and currently works as a remote UX writer for tech companies. In his free time, he enjoys reading and writing.