Studying abroad is a valuable opportunity for students to gain new skills, learn a new language, and experience a different culture, while earning academic credit. Employers and graduate schools value international experience in their applicants. An international experience is especially valuable to students in the health sciences. Studying abroad gives students the opportunity to prepare for work in a culturally diverse healthcare environment. Learn more about study abroad in health sciences.
Community partnerships are agencies that serve as clinical sites for student learning. The College of Nursing has excellent placements available throughout the state of Rhode Island and the bordering states. For some perspective of the diversity of our partnerships and the scope of experiences available for our students at all levels, see our information on Community Partnerships.