In a global economy it should come as no surprise that students with Study Abroad experience could improve your career opportunities. According to survey results by the Institute for the International Education of Students, benefits identified included:
• an increase in starting salaries,
• a gain in career insight,
• the chance to build an international resume,
• finding a job more quickly,
• increased self-confidence, and
• development of global leadership skills.
Check out IES’s website at www.IESabroad.org for more information about career benefits to studying abroad, and to review the 2012 study results.