Study Abroad at the UW


Students at universities outside the United States who want a formal study abroad experience in America have several good options at the University of Washington.

Global Connections Study Abroad Program

This program features a partnership between UW International & English Language Programs and the renowned UW Jackson School of International Studies. Global Connections offers a rigorous curriculum that combines English language study with courses focusing on current international issues and other global challenges.

Global Electrical & Computer Engineering Program

Enhance your electrical engineering knowledge while developing your English language skills and strategies for success at an American educational institution. This undergraduate program is offered jointly by IELP and the UW Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering.

Intensive Faculty Development Program

Offered on the main campus of the University of Washington, the Intensive Faculty Development Program features theoretical study taught by knowledgeable and experienced instructors, followed by classroom observation and practice. Throughout the course, participants will develop their own active learning materials, observe UW courses and reflect on their own teaching while also improving their language production skills for classroom teaching in English.

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