Marketing Your Study Abroad Experience

Study abroad experience can further your career. Your experience has given you ample opportunities to build and enhance transferable skills and qualities the employers and graduate schools look for.

Employers/graduate schools are looking for “real-world” experience. Learn more about some of the core competencies of career readiness.

Campus Resources

Toppel Career Center

  • Resume & Cover Letter Help
  • Interview Preparation
  • My World Abroad Resource (available within your Handshake profile)

Office of Prestegious Awards & Fellowships

  • Search for Awards/Opportunities for International Study, Exchange and/or Research
  • Access past sessions (via recordings)

Butler Center

  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Alternative Breaks

External Opportunities/Resources

North American Language and Culture Assistants Program NALCAP

  • American college students and graduates partner with elementary and secondary schools in Spain to bolster language programs.

Peace Corps

  • The Peace Corps is a service opportunity for motivated changemakers to immerse themselves in a community abroad, working side by side with local leaders to tackle the most pressing challenges of our generation.

Go Overseas

  • Go Overseas is your guide to 15,000+ programs that will change how you see the world.
  • Browse international jobs and find the opportunity for you.