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The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad is a consortium of U.S. colleges and universities, which jointly offers study abroad programs in English-speaking regions. A not-for-profit organization, CCSA is headquartered at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Participants can receive higher education credit (undergraduate or graduate) for successfully completing the CCSA program in which they are enrolled. Classes are taught by faculty from consortium member schools.

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I would definitely recommend this class to others. I had an absolutely amazing time, and learned a great deal. I have never been so excited to attend class...overall, I can say with confidence that this trip was the best two weeks of my life.

Rj B. Student, Winter 14-15
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I have also been able to connect with new faculty and students, broadening networks and academic resources. It also allows me to produce work, expanding my professional is a wonderful experienceā€¦

Darrell Kincer Faculty, Photography
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CCSA does a great job of maintaining professionalism, while ensuring they're offering the best opportunities to students. With such a knowledgeable and helpful staff, this study abroad experience has been awesome from start to finish.

Daniel G. Student, Winter 14-15

Why Study Abroad?

Get ahead of the curve

Earn up to six credits each summer and three credits each winter.

Jumpstart your career

Use your study abroad experience to stand out from your peers on job applications.

Make connections

Get the chance to make connections and friends that can last a lifetime.

The experience of a lifetime

Why stay at home during break? Get a head start on your future!

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