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  Study Abroad and Community Travel Information

Mineral Area College now provides high school and college students with study abroad opportunities within the Missouri Community College Association and the Missouri Consortium for Global Education. Please contact the Study Abroad Coordinators Sarah Stahl ( or Stephanie Campbell ( for more information.

Future Travel Plans

Greece: May 23-30, 2017 Current and Ancient Culture in Greece. We will be staying in Athens and taking day trips to Delphi, Argolis, and Cape Sounion all while seeing a beautiful and well preserved theatre, seeing archaeological finds at the citadel of Mycenae, a sunken monastery, and the Temple of Poseidon. A link to the Internet site with the itinerary and more details is below.

Mineral Area College's Greek Culture Trip

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An information session will be held Wednesday, September 21 at 10am and 6pm in Rice Lecture Hall A on Mineral Area College's main campus in Park Hills.

Students may wish to take this trip for college credit by signing up for MFL 2390 but no one is required to do so.

Greece 2017 Flyer

Info session flyer

Resources and Websites

Form to Request Information

MCGE-Missouri Consortium for Global Education

United States Passport


Boren Awards for International Study: 
The Boren scholarships offer unique opportunities for U.S. undergraduates to study abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests including Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, the Caribbean and the Middle East. The programs provide scholarships to students to study languages and cultures abroad.

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship:
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000. This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.

Financial Aid

For most MAC students your current financial aid package will apply to your for-credit study abroad program. Students should check with the Financial Aid office to determine if they qualify for financial aid.