Have fun. Explore. Push Yourself. Study Abroad.
Why Study Abroad?
Living and studying in another country can be a amazing adventure. Many students who study abroad often say it is the most transformational experience they have in college. For Spanish students, it is one of the most efficient and exciting ways to become confident and fluent in Spanish as well as gain important cultural competence.
For important information about college guidelines and policies regarding study abroad, suggestions about where to go and when, as well as guidance on which courses to take while you are away, please read the following information. The best first step is to talk to your Spanish professor or the convener about how this can fit into your academic program. In addition, check out the Roukema Center for International Education page, which contains information about approved programs, financial aid, the application process, and application deadlines. In addition to consulting these pages, please be sure to speak with a Spanish Language adviser to ensure that your course choices, etc. are appropriate for your educational and scheduling goals.
The following testimonials provided by Ramapo Students can help give you an idea of what it is really like to study abroad-what surprises are in store, what students wish they could change about their experiences, and how studying abroad helped them grow. To learn more about our students’ experiences, just click on the student’s photo or name to view their complete profile. If you would like to learn more about what it is like to study abroad, please contact the Roulema Center at 201-684-7533 to make an appointment.
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