While the COVID-19 crisis may have temporarily canceled travel plans, it doesn’t mean that you have to put your study abroad dreams on pause. During these unprecedented times, AIFS is offering online study abroad programs so students can still benefit from international education. Set yourself apart, earn college credits, and enjoy virtual cultural events!
Here are 6 benefits of online study abroad programs:
1. You can easily study in multiple countries – in one term!
When you study abroad online with AIFS, you can mix-and-match courses from a variety of locations and virtually explore cities around the world. One of the major benefits of studying abroad online is that you aren’t tied down to take courses at one location. You can easily enroll in Computer Science classes taught by a university in Paris while also taking a Spanish language course from a university in Madrid!
2. Get a global education even when physically traveling isn’t an option.
It’s normal to feel bummed that your plans may have changed because it’s extremely challenging to travel right now. However, now is the perfect time to work on self-improvement. Our online study abroad programs will help you earn college credits while gaining a global perspective.
3. Stay on track for graduation.
Studying abroad online is a great way to earn college credits! Our wide selection of courses can help you meet your degree requirements – and keep your intended graduation date!
4. It’s easy to get started.
One benefit of studying abroad online is that you don’t need to worry about finding someone to water your plants while you are away. Learn more about applying for AIFS online programs with our step-by-step guide!
5. You have lots of course options!
AIFS online study abroad programs offer quality virtual courses from universities in 9 different countries around the world. Our online courses are taught by professors from renowned international universities. Choose from exciting courses in disciplines such as photography, languages, psychology, business, marketing, communications and much more!
6. You’ll set yourself apart.
Studying abroad online is still an international education experience and it still looks great on your résumé! You’ll add important professional skills to your résumé like cross-cultural communication. AIFS online programs include career-focused workshops where you’ll learn how to ace interviews and polish your cover letters. Plus, taking online courses improves your time management skills and self-discipline – skills that employers value!