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 (email@example.com) or Stephanie Campbell (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
Future Travel Plans -
Next year's travel plans are pending. One trip will be in the US and one will be abroad.
Students may wish to take a trip for college credit by signing up for MFL 2390 but no one is required to do so.
The Continuing Education Program is offering a trip to Italy in May, 2016. Here is the link for details http://mineralarea.grouptoursite.com/ or you can call Pam Watkins for more information (573) 518-2280.
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.
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.