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Summer Study Abroad

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Welcome to Summer Study Abroad


The purpose of study abroad is to further one’s knowledge of the world and its cultures and to expand the opportunities and arenas for academic inquiry.  East Carolina University offers summer study abroad programs in a number of disciplines and to a wide variety of destinations, with optimal culture enrichment, in a dynamic yet safe and secure environment.


The Summer Study Abroad Mission:


Summer Study Abroad at East Carolina University is committed to providing programs that enrich a student’s endeavors through immersion in other cultures and countries. The Summer Study Abroad program recognizes that international education is an important component of the overall academic experience at East Carolina University, and seeks to provide a channel through which students can gain the knowledge and skills necessary to be effective and successful global citizens. 



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