Study Abroad

Welcome to the Study Abroad Program in the School of Education at North Carolina A&T State University.  This program is designed to provide School of Education and Teacher Education candidates an opportunity to engage in various types of study abroad experiences.  Study abroad opportunities student teaching, faculty led, and service learning experiences designed to be catalysts toward internationalizing the curriculum and preparing a work force that is equipped for 21st century global realities. Join us and make the world your classroom.

Proposed Study Abroad Opportunities- 2014/2015 School Year

Summer 2015 Study Abroad for 3 weeks in Belize (faculty-led by Dr. Shirlene Augustine, Human Development and Services Department). This study abroad experience offers graduate students in Adult Education, Counseling and School Administration programs a unique opportunity to immerse in diverse cultures while engaging in experiential learning.

Summer 2015 Study Abroad for one week in the Dominican Republic (faculty – led by Dr. Tyrette Carter, Curriculum and Instruction Department).  This international experience allows students who desire to learn more about contemporary issues and problems to interact with and explore cultures in the Dominican Republic.

Summer 2015 Study Abroad for 4 weeks in Jamaica (service learning/faculty – led by Dr. Ioney James, Curriculum and Instruction Department). This study abroad experience allows students to engage in intense and in depth instructional experiences with Jamaican elementary age students.

Spring 2016 Student Teaching Abroad for 10 weeks with the Department of Defense Dependent Schools (Dr. Karen Guy, Student Services Office). This abroad experience allows students to complete their student teaching in an intercultural setting in another country on a military base providing instruction for a very diverse population.

Other opportunities are available. Please visit the Student Services Office at Proctor Hall, Suite 122

Travel Grants/Awards

  • Travel grants of up to $1500 are available through the Office of International Programs (OIP). To register with OIP and apply for a travel grant, click here.
  • Gilman Scholarship is available for undergraduate students receiving a Federal Pell Grant.  For more information, click here.
  • Phi Kappa Phi is offering study abroad grants in the amount of $1,000.  To apply, you must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.75.  You do not need to be a member to apply.  The  application process is open from January through April each year.  To apply, click here.

If you are receiving financial aid, your package may allow you to put aside funds for study abroad.  Please contact your financial aid advisor.

Forms/Links:

  • Study Abroad Application
  • Passport Information Sheet