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Useful Web Links
In addition to the study abroad options offered by CSU San Marcos and the CSU International Programs, there are many programs available for San Marcos students. The Office of Global Education maintains an extensive library of brochures and reference books describing these programs. There are a number of excellent websites that you can also access for study abroad information. Some sites list a range of study abroad options while others promote a particular set of programs.
Study Abroad Directories
Students can use these powerful web databases to search worldwide learning opportunities. There are options to enter various search criteria such as location, duration, course of study, and dates to produce a list of program options offered through multiple providers.
Study Abroad Program Providers
There are numerous organizations that provide a variety of programs to supplement programs offered by universities. The organizations listed below are a sample of long established study abroad program providers. The programs offered by these providers will also appear in a directory search.
Australearn, Asialearn, and Eurolearn represent a large number of universities that offer study abroad programs for American students. As affiliates of CSUSM, there is no application fee and you are eligible for their scholarships. They also offer short term summer programs and internships.
International Studies Abroad (ISA) hosts extensive and affordable programs abroad. Many programs will be compsosite programs featuring host country language study as well as limited course work in English, usually focused in a specific discipline. As an affiliate of CSUSM, you will be refunded your $200 application fee after acceptance and be eligible for their scholarships.
The Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) is one of the largest study abroad organizations. CIEE offers work abroad and internship opportunities as well as traditional study abroad programs.
The Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA) at Butler University offers a wide variety of study abroad opportunities.
The College for Global Studies at Arcadia University offers a wide variety of study abroad programs.