Whatever your field of study and career goals, studying abroad gives you the experience of a lifetime. You can study art history in Dublin, accounting in the Australian outback or political science among the works of Michelangelo.
With Hilbert's study abroad program, you will enhance your professional potential and personal growth, and gain a better understanding of other cultures. With a study abroad experience, you will be prepared to work and live in today's global society.
Hilbert's study abroad program, which includes a field-related internship option, is offered in collaboration with the nationally regarded Arcadia University Center for Study Abroad, based in suburban Philadelphia. U.S. News & World Report ranks Arcadia's program as the top study abroad program in the country.
Our program is open to upperclassmen with at least a 3.0 GPA. You have a choice of studying abroad for one semester, a full year or as part of a summer program.
Why Study Abroad?
- Develop a Greater International Understanding
By studying and living in a country overseas, you will develop cross-cultural awareness that will benefit you greatly at home. See the world's greatest architectural monuments, try new food, enjoy a different climate, and learn a new language.
- Job Marketability
By studying abroad, you will make yourself much more marketable to potential employers. It shows you're eager to learn and willing to try new things, both desirable qualities in an employee. You will be setting yourself apart from other recent graduates also doing a job search. With today's global economy, there is a demand for employees who have first-hand experience with other cultures.
- Earn Credit and Enhance Your Education
You can earn credits toward your degree or take classes that will enhance your program of study at Hilbert. For example, an English major can study art history or a psychology student can learn about anthropology. There are many options to expanding your educational experience.
- Adventure and Great Opportunities
Studying abroad is a great opportunity for you to learn and grow. It's filled with adventure and new things to do every day. At the same time, it's a challenging, exciting journey and gives you a chance to be a part of a different culture.
- Make Friends From Around the World
Here's your chance to discover first-hand the differences and similarities between the U.S. culture and that of your host country. The friendships you make will last long after your study abroad experience is finished.