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Study Abroad Opportunities for Education Students

Pictured are Point Park education majors studying abroad in London, England. | Photo submitted by Holly Cardillo Read the feature: Point Park elementary education students study abroad at the University of London.

What is the education department's study abroad program?

The education department provides Point Park University education students with an opportunity to study abroad for approximately three weeks. Students can earn course credit while experiencing another culture. The faculty-led summer program includes course sessions, school visits and cultural tours.

Why should I study abroad?

There are many reasons to study abroad. Some of the benefits of studying abroad include reaching academic goals, gaining an appreciation of other cultures, enhancing your resume and learning more about yourself through the experience.

When is the study abroad program offered?

To work with the schedules of education majors, the education department offers study abroad opportunities in the summer. 

How can I find out more?

Interested students should contact Ginny Chambers, Ed.D., assistant professor of education and coordinator of undergraduate education programs at Point Park.

Virginia (Ginny) Chambers, Ed.D.
Office: 710 Academic Hall
Phone: 412-392-6189

Photos from the Education Study Abroad Trip to London and Paris