Marquette's Office of International Education strongly emphasizes the importance of global understanding in today's increasingly interconnected world.
A Marquette study abroad participant will grow and develop in the following four areas.
Increase ones Intercultural Competence: Effectively and appropriately interacting within a variety of cultural contexts through knowledge, skills and attitudes.
Develop ones Global Perspective: Developing and enhancing one’s global perspective cognitively, intrapersonally and interpersonally.
Personal Growth and Development: Gaining confidence in one’s perceived independence, goal accomplishment and sense of purpose.
Second-language Acquisition: Improving one’s written, oral, auditory and speaking-abilities in a second-language.