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Choosing a Study Abroad Destination Based on Your Major

Aug 21, 2015

Still thinking about possible destinations for your adventure abroad? You might want to consider what countries have the most to offer, based on your major. To help in your selection, here are top destinations for three popular academic programs: 

Major: Business

Destination: England

In addition to being the world's fifth-largest economy, London, England is one of the most influential cities for business. Business majors also benefit from the nation’s multicultural history, strategic location and diverse industries. 

Major: Engineering

Destination: United States

The United States is home to more than 300 universities approved by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology. In fact, over 100,000 international students study engineering at all degree levels in the United States every year.

Major: Environmental Sciences

Destination: Costa Rica

Interested in studying the natural world? Costa Rica, with its coral reefs and rain forests, is one of the most popular destinations for students majoring in environmental sciences. 

Remember, these are just a few ideas to get you started. No matter which major you are pursuing, with a little research, you are sure to find the perfect destination for you!

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