Study Abroad at Minnesota State

Are you ready to elevate your education to new heights? Immerse yourself in a world of learning, adventure, and personal growth? The 33 colleges and universities of Minnesota State have exceptional study abroad options all over the world.

Studying abroad during your college or university education can help you develop skills that employers are looking for. You will also explore cultures and landscapes, learn at esteemed international institutions, and step out of your comfort zone.

Regardless of where you want to go, or how long you want to study abroad, the colleges and universities of Minnesota State have a way for you to get there. From spending a semester living and learning in a British castle, to spending a J-term surfing the beaches in Australia, to hiking the mountains of Machu Picchu during a several week faculty-led trip, to eating the foods and immersing yourself in the culture of Japan, students will find the experience they are looking for.

Where to start? Check out the options below and connect with any of our 26 state colleges and seven state universities of Minnesota State to learn more!

Live and Learn Alnwick Castle

Alnwick Castle in Great Britain

Students at any of the 54 Minnesota State campuses can participate in one of the most unique offerings abroad – living and taking classes in Alnwick, a historic British castle that has been used for numerous movie sets.  While on this program, students take courses on-site within the Minnesota transfer curriculum taught by Minnesota State university professors. Students also have the ability to take online courses while abroad to stay on track for graduation.

This program is coordinated by St. Cloud State University and offers students from throughout the Minnesota State system the unique opportunity to fully immerse themselves in British culture, while living and studying in a welcoming community that Minnesota State has been a part of since 1976.

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