Most programs offer a broad array of courses in many disciplines; however, some disciplines are more challenging to find options. Review helpful tips for Music, Pre-Med/Pre-Health, Engineering, Theatre, Dance, Sciences and Math.
Students in the School of Education and Social Policy (SESP) as well as Economics and BIP majors/minors should review this page for information on past courses that the school/department has accepted from study abroad.
Learn about credit enrollment requirements for your program, which may use the semester system.
Learn about how to earn credit for courses, internships and research projects upon return.
In addition to application and pre-departure requirements, while abroad you must follow both Northwestern and program-specific requirements.
Many programs give students the opportunity to conduct original research or fieldwork while abroad.
An internship or service learning placement can give you another chance to engage with the local community.
This page covers how your study abroad work will be reflected on your transcript.