Take your first steps to study abroad!
Education Abroad at CSUMB offers an extraordinary opportunity to expand your horizons, gain fresh perspectives, learn in new academic contexts, boost your resume, pick up or improve a foreign language, meet fascinating people, and challenge yourself in a completely unique way.
The Education Abroad Team believes every student deserves this transformative experience, and we offer a wide range of programs to suit the needs of all our diverse students. So take a look around. Explore the 100+ programs in more than 30 countries worldwide to find the opportunity that's right for you.How to Apply Programs by subject area Scholarships
Semester/year-long programs offer CSUMB students the chance to study abroad at one of our many partner universities for one semester or one academic year. Students going on a semester/year-long exchange pay their regular tuition to CSUMB and pay accommodation and meals to their host university. In a few circumstances, students must pay tuition, accommodation and meals to the host universitySemester/year-long programs
Short-term programs offer CSUMB students the opportunity to spend a brief period abroad (1-8 weeks) while earning CSUMB credit. They typically take place in the Summer, Winter or during standard semester breaks. You'll get a "taste" for Education Abroad that will leave you wanting more!Short-term programs
CSU International Programs (CSUIP) offers students the chance to study away for a full academic year at any global partner of the California State UniversityCSU International Programs
National Student Exchange (NSE) is perfect if you'd like to spend some of your college experience beyond the bay, experiencing life in another part of the country. A CSUMB student can study anywhere in the USA and its territories (Hawaii, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands) and in some Canadian cities for up to two semesters.National Student Exchange (NSE)
Need to meet with your Education Abroad Advisor?
April 19Apr 19
8:00pm to 11:00pm
The Spring Formal Ball is open to everyone so tell your friends! We aim to use this event to better the experience of all students and give international students an opportunity to experience a fun American cultural event.
April 22Apr 22
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Education Abroad 101 is a critical beginning step to studying abroad. Understand your options, meet alums, and speak with a coordinator to learn about dozens of programs around the world!
April 22Apr 22
12:30pm to 1:00pm
Come meet an exchange student from our partner university, TU Dortmund, and learn more about the semester, year-long, and summer programs available in this large and diverse city in Ruhr valley.