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Social Work

Social work is much-needed discipline throughout the world. By studying abroad, you can help others overseas, while having a life-chainging experience yourself. Volunteer in an orphanage, retirement center, or after-school program in Costa Rica. Conduct AIDS education in the townships of South Africa. Through your experiences in another country, you will learn about different cultures and environments. Gaining a new perspective on your own life and helping to broaden your worldview and adaptability. This will benefit you immensely in your future social work career! To find out more, make an appointment with the Study Abroad Office today!

UMBC Exchanges and Programs

International Student Exchange Program (ISEP): China, Czech Republic, Finland,  Ghana, Malta, Sweden

Mälardalen University in Västerås, Sweden

UMBC Direct: Canada, Ireland, United Kingdom

Preferred Affiliates and Providers

Center for Education Abroad: Ireland, United Kingdom

Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE): China, Ghana, Hungary, Romania, India, Japan, Jordan, the Netherlands, Poland, Senegal, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Viet Nam

Globalinks Learning Abroad: Australia, New Zealand

Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA Butler): Ireland, United Kingdom

International Studies Abroad (ISA): Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Mexico, South Africa, Spain