Why Should Guys Study Abroad?

Approximately 65% of US students who study abroad today are women, leaving their male counterparts greatly outnumbered.

Research surrounding this phenomenon has offered many reasons as to why this might be the case, including fear of missing out (more affectionately called FOMO) among their friend groups at home, perceived difficulty of graduating on time with their majors, and a perception that study abroad doesn’t offer career/personal benefits.

In a 2015 post on the ISA Student Blog, eight male students who studied abroad with ISA were interviewed to get their take on why men should study abroad.

So, why should guys study abroad?

Check out the post to find out.


Author: International Studies Abroad (ISA)

Since 1987, International Studies Abroad (ISA) has provided college students in the United States and Canada the opportunity to explore the world. ISA offers a wide variety of study abroad programs at accredited schools and universities in 73 program locations throughout the world.

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