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Let International Education Jump-Start Your Career
Want an edge in the job market? Study abroad. The employment landscape of the world is constantly changing. Study abroad gives you the skills employers want—the ability to work with people from different backgrounds, interact in multiple languages, and think creatively to solve global and local problems.
Students see the difference:
89%
say
study abroad
improved their communication skills
87%
say study abroad helped them develop problem-solving skills
94%
say study abroad
increased their
confidence
90%
say study abroad developed their interpersonal skills
94%
say study abroad increased
their ability to adapt to changing situations

Source: Gaining an Employee Edge: The Impact of Study Abroad on 21st Century Skills & Career Prospects in the United States, Institute of International Education

From
The Californian Abroad:

10 STEPS
TO A CAREER ABROAD

To achieve the goal of a career abroad you start with study abroad.

THINGS TO SAY IN AN INTERVIEW AFTER STUDY ABROAD

The best interview responses to show how study abroad makes you the best candidate.
5 STEPS TO ADD AN INTERNSHIP
TO YOUR EXPERIENCE
Get the most out of study abroad by adding hands-on work experience.
Working in a professional setting in another country is eye-opening in terms of being able to explore different environments and how they function. I now have some background interacting and communicating with professionals in another country and language. I am inspired to pursue opportunities that involve working with the language learning process and I am looking forward to applying this direction to my career path.
Alison Roper •UC Santa Barbara •France
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