Study Away & Study Abroad

The Honors College encourages all of its students to acquire broader national and global perspectives and appreciate cross-cultural values and achievements.

You will have a life-changing experience. 

Honors Credit for Study Away & Study Abroad Experiences

Students may earn honors credit for an off-campus educational experience, domestic or international, in which a minimum of 6 credit hours of academic credit are earned at an accredited institution.

  • Programs with a duration of four weeks to one semester are eligible for 3 credits toward the completion of Honors College requirements.
  • Programs that extend an entire academic year are eligible for up to a maximum of 6 credits toward the completion of Honors College requirements.

Your world will expand, and your perspective about yourself in that world will never be the same.

Study Away Contract

Students are required to submit the Study Away Contract prior to participation in their study away experience. The contract must be completed online (Note: You must log in to access the form). Submit the Honors Study Away Contract Students must submit their materials as soon as possible near the completion of their study away experience. Honors credit cannot be granted until all of the above requirements have been met and credit for all of your courses have been posted to your Kent State University transcript.

Honors College Scholarships & Stipends for Study Away/Abroad Experiences

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