Study Abroad

Study almost anywhere in the world for academic credit.
Study abroad students overseas

Ukraine: Georgia College continues to monitor the situation in Ukraine very closely and reviews guidance from the the U.S. State Department and other sources, including the University System of Georgia (USG) regarding any potential impact to study abroad programs. .

You can... 

  • Study almost anywhere in the world for academic credit
  • Use financial aid and scholarships to assist with the cost 
  • Earn academic credit in core or major courses 
  • Study abroad in English, use a language you are currently studying - or learn an entirely new language 
  • Gain important "soft" skills such as cross-cultural competence and intercultural communication, plus the flexibility and adaptability that employers value
  • Gain a deeper understanding of international political, economic and cultural issues 
  • Definitely have the biggest adventure of your life!

IMPORTANT: In order to receive credit for studies abroad, Georgia College students are required to follow and complete the GC Study Abroad application process.  See "Getting Started" below for more information and to begin the process.  It's easy!

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Georgia College Safety Statement for Education Abroad

Safety considerations are a key component of each education abroad program.  Georgia College adheres to the professional standards of safety and risk management in education abroad.  Georgia College is a member of the Forum for Education Abroad, which sets the national standard of good practices. The International Education Center implements the Forum’s Standard 8 on safety abroad and risk assessment.  In addition, the International Education Center monitors world events through a variety of government-based resources, including the Overseas Security and Advisory Council (OSAC), the U.S. Department of State, the Center for Disease Control (CDC), and other foreign-based resources, including but not limited to: the British Foreign Service and Commonwealth Office and the Canadian Foreign Travel Advice websites.

The International Education Center is vigilant in its pursuit of safety and security as our students travel abroad.  We monitor and distribute information and advice from the US State Department, the Center for Disease Control, the University System of Georgia, and our in-country partners.
 
For more safety, health, and security information on your study abroad destination and the coronavirus, we encourage you to regularly visit the US State Department’s travel advice and the website of the CDC.

For full details on Georgia College's safety abroad information, please see our Health & Safety page.