Studying abroad allows Education students to enhance their subject knowledge while experiencing another culture and way of life.  Students will have the opportunity to learn firsthand the ways in which cultural norms influence the education process in a different country. 

See the list of recommended study abroad programs below.  Please be aware that for any external or exchange study abroad programs listed, students will need to check with their academic department to see if courses taken while abroad will transfer and fulfill needed requirements.

JMU Programs

Semester in Salamanca - Spring - Semester in Salamanca Education Program

Place-based Education and Critical Inquiry in Costa Rica - Summer

Cross-Cultural Field Experience in Northern Ireland - Summer

Cross-Cultural Study in Japan - Summer

Kpop, Politics, and Education: Multiple Approaches to Build Peace in Korean Peninsula - Summer

Visual Communication and Cultural Diversity in Spain - Summer

Croatia and Bosnia: Caring for Refugee and Immigrant Students' Learning Experiences - Summer

A Cross-Cultural Exploration of Denmark and Sweden (Spring Break) - Spring Break

JMU Exchange Programs

Flinders University (Australia) - Fall, Spring, or Full Academic Year

University of Leicester (UK) - Fall, Spring, or Full Academic Year

Other Related JMU Programs

Semester in Florence - Spring, Fall, Summer

Exploring Arts, Healing, and Health in Russia - Summer

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