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Embrace Japanese Culture Abroad

Japan offers an inspirational experience for students to study abroad in the city of Fukuoka. According to SNHU Study Abroad, "Seinan Gakuin University (SGU) is one of the top comprehensive universities in Fukuoka, Japan." This university is unique to the study abroad program as it teaches five courses in English. In 2016, Monocle, a London-based magazine, ranked the city as the 7th most livable
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Dedicated Faculty Within the Abroad Program

The Study Abroad Program at SNHU is composed of dedicated and passionate faculty eager to help students fulfill their goals and aspirations. Study Abroad Advisor, Scott Snyder works alongside Study Abroad Director, Stefano Parenti to help students expand their horizons and think on a global scale. As Study Abroad Advisor, Snyder is responsible for many aspects of the program. “I organize and attend the
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The Pre-Flight Jitters: Why You Are Not Alone and How to Deal With Them

Studying abroad is one of the most life-changing things a college student can do; however, having some reservations is normal. One of them being that studying abroad requires getting on a plane. There is no need to be ashamed though. The National Institute of Mental Health reports that approximately 8.1 million to 20.1 million Americans are scared of flying. Actor Ben Affleck admitted his
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All the Places to Study Abroad

The Study Abroad Office at SNHU provides an opportunity for students to travel outside of their comfort zone and experience education from a global lens. All SNHU students are encouraged to take advantage of the numerous partnerships the abroad program has to offer. The various locations can be chosen to best meet each students career goals and personal interests. Partnerships are made with institutions
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NSE Program Creates Opportunity for SNHU Students

National Student Exchange (NSE) just recently celebrated its 50th anniversary since its establishment in 1968. Over the years, the program has successfully placed more than 120,000 students for exchange. With approximately 200 universities to choose from, SNHU students are given the opportunity to study in the United States, Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. With no additional cost, SNHU students can
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Gain Global Business Skills in Cologne, Germany

Studying abroad as a business major allows students to gain a direct understanding of how international business compares to domestic business. Business students with the desire to travel have numerous options for studying abroad, including spending a semester at the renowned Cologne Business School (CBS) in Cologne, Germany. SNHU first partnered with the Cologne Business School in 2014 and students have studied there since
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Studying Abroad and Mental Health

Students preparing to study abroad have a lot to organize before leaving for a new country. Between packing and other physical steps needed before studying abroad, it is also key that students consider their own mental health before departure. Sophomore year, before departing for my study abroad trip to Italy, I thought about how I anticipated responding to such a big change. Knowing I