Studying abroad is an amazing opportunity about college, but it can be expensive depending on where you go. Studies, however, say that studying abroad can really pay off for your post-college career and employability.
This infographic from Course Hero breaks down the ROI of studying abroad, illustrating how it improves students' resumes, job interviews, and employee skills. An amazing 73% of employers, for example, said study abroad is important when evaluating job candidates for a junior-level position.
If you have the opportunity to study abroad, really consider it. It may be one of the best things you do in college and for your future career. If you have study abroad experience or tips to share with us, post 'em in the comments.
Cheers! My name is Kim and I studied abroad at the University of Newcastle in the spring of 2011. It was a life changing experience. Gamecocks Down Under is my public relations campaign to increase awareness of Australia as a study abroad destination at the University of South Carolina.