Study Abroad Blogs

Students share their experiences studying abroad in the following blogs:

Switzerland

International diplomacy and healthcare will be the main topics of study in Geneva, Switzerland. Between a Swiss university lecture, students will tour the United Nations, World Health Organization, the Center for European Nuclear Research and a hospital with a surgical simulation center. With a visit to the traditional Swiss town of Gruyeres, as well as cheese and chocolate factories and the capital city of Bern, this trip will not only broaden students' worldview through Swiss culture, it will inspire them each to contribute to the changing global economy.

Switzerland

Budapest, Vienna, Prague

Participants in the Budapest, Vienna and Prague Global Enrichment program will learn about the culture and history of Central Europe as well as visit educational institutions in all three countries. Highlights of the program include visits to the International Business School, Graphisoft Park, and Aquincum Institute of Technology (AIT) in Budapest, the Vienna School of Applied Arts and Czech Technical University in Prague.

Budapest, Vienna, Prague

Australia

An exchange program partnership between Gateway Technical College and TAFE (Technical and Further Education), NSW (New South Wales) in Australia. Participants will learn about Australian culture and the Australian educational system. A combination of short term immersion into the Australian culture through host family stays and activities with local students from the TAFE institute and exposure to specific fields of study in the Australian Vocational and Trade system. Students will also learn about Australia's history, geography and economics and visit the cities of Sydney and Wollongong.

Australia

Chateau de Gudanes Historical Preservation - France

Graphic Communications, Interior Design, Architectural-Structural Technician, Facilities Management and Horticulture
Gateway students will work with historic preservation craftsmen and builders to help restore a French Historic Monument in Chateau Verdun, France.

Chateau de Gudanes Historical Preservation - France

Spanish Culture, Language, Art & History

Participants will learn, experience, and compare Spanish culture, language and art by visiting two of Spain’s largest cities, Madrid and Barcelona.

Spanish Culture, Language, Art & History

Morocco Culture

Participants will learn, experience and compare Moroccan culture by visiting and staying with students and instructors from EST in Oujda, Morocco. They will also visit Casablanca and Marrakesh.

Morocco Culture

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Singapore and Hong Kong

In association with Abbott Laboratories Nutrition Division, students will familiarize themselves with Supply Chain Management, Foreign Government Requirements and Market Entry strategy for the production and introduction of infant formula in emerging markets.

Business Management Internship South East Asia: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Singapore and Hong Kong