Why Study Abroad?
✔help students to
develop a more sophisticated way of viewing the world
strengthen student academic, personal and social skills
appreciation of societal differences such as language, social customs
student global competence
Where Can I Go?
Northeast State is a
member of the Tennessee Consortium for International
Studies (TnCIS), Through
TnCIS, Northeast State students can participate in 3 or 4-5 week long
study abroad courses for college credit. All programs are offered
after the spring graduation. Courses and locations vary each
How Much Does it
Costs for study
abroad courses are established and published on the TnCIS website
each fall. Please visit this
website for more information regarding costs. Students
accepted to TnCIS programs register and pay the program fee at
Northeast State. This allows students to receive course credit
directly from Northeast State and have it appear on their
What are the
application and payment deadlines?
deadline for Summer 2015 study abroad is February 12, 2015 (all
applications as well as the application fee must be received by this
deadline). Students must apply here.
The $100 application fee should be paid at the Northeast State
cashier window. The course payment deadline is March 6, 2015.
should I consider taking?
encouraged to consult with their Academic Advisor about the benefits
and feasibility of having study abroad as part of their Northeast
State Program of Study.
Is financial aid
available? What about scholarships?
If you are receiving
financial aid and would like to discuss if and how funds can be used
for study abroad, you must schedule an appointment to meet with a
representative from the Financial Aid Office during the fall semester
prior to your planned study abroad. A Study Abroad
Scholarship may also be available to students. The scholarship
application deadline is March 31st.
How do I learn
more about Studying Abroad?
study abroad Information Session scheduled to take place in the fall
of each academic year.
Northeast State TnCIS representative Dr. Sam Rowell at ssrowell@NortheastState.edu
for more information.
the Tennessee Consortium for
International Studies Website.