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Office of International Programs
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The Office of International Programs is committed to being an integral part of the academic experience at Aquinas College by offering all students academically sound, credit-bearing education abroad programs that develop intercultural competence and globally-relevant leadership skills. In cooperation with academic affairs and student support services, we provide comprehensive support for the development, implementation and coordination of safe and accessible programs away for AQ students.



growth in the number of students who were confident navigating unfamiliar placed post study abroad.


growth in the number of students who better understand global issues after studying abroad.


growth in the number of students who were more resilient to handle change in a positive way post study abroad


of students who studied abroad felt their experience helped them building valuable skills for the job market.


Students that study abroad earn 25% higher starting salaries than those who do not study abroad.

Sources: IES Abroad 2015. IES Abroad 2012 and EF College Study Tours Program Impact 2018