Global Education

As a Franklin College student, you can choose from many different study away opportunities: a month-long Immersive Term study away course, a semester or year at one of our partner universities, an international internship, or a summer service-learning experience.

Your international experience at Franklin College will be a life-changing part of your college career, and the office of global education is here to help you realize this opportunity.

Download the Global Education Handout (PDF)


Spend a semester anywhere in the world

Spend a summer doing what you love

International opportunities after graduation


    • Franklin College financial aid can be applied to your overseas experience. Visit the office of financial aid to learn more.

Other opportunities

    • Immersive Term– Franklin College offers a variety of faculty-led Immersive Term study away courses for students. These courses are academically rigorous courses in locations around the world. Students have the opportunity to learn about different subjects in a variety of worldwide locations. Opportunities vary by year, but past locations have included Costa Rica, England, Spain, France and Uganda. Courses have covered different subject matter, including: history, service-learning, languages, religion, architecture and sport.
    • Intercultural Honors Experience – This competitive, semester-long seminar offers students the opportunity to participate in a challenging course with an intercultural focus. Upon successful completion, students will be eligible to apply for study abroad scholarship funding.

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  • Cara Williams

    The people you meet will stick with you for the rest of your life because of the experiences you had with them." - Japan 2020 - Cara Williams '22

  • Calista Spears

    That trip was very life-changing. I try to be more optimistic and grateful for the things I have and the advantages I have had in life." - Ghana 2020 - Calista Spears '21