International Studies & Programs

Program selection

Students may seek your guidance in choosing a program. Since there are nearly 300 programs, we don't expect you to be familiar with all of them. However, to gain a basic understanding, we recommended that you use the following links:

Compare program types

Our experiences are categorized under a variety of program types including faculty-directed, partner, internships, independent study, non-MSU programs, and freshman seminars abroad.  

Program search

Our program search allows you to search by subject offered, semester or term, country or region, program or experience type, faculty leader, and sponsoring college or department.  Academic courses available for programs are listed on open sessions of the program search under the academic tab.