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Congratulations!  You’ve made it to the first step in what could become one of the most exciting opportunities of your college career: study abroad

Did you know. . .? 

  • Study abroad students were twice as likely to find a job out of college. 
  • 80% of study abroad students claimed their experience made them feel more satisfied with their jobs. 
  • 84% of study abroad students claimed their experience helped them build valuable skills for the job market. 

(statistics gathered by University of California, Merced

“Study Abroad can be an enlightening, maturing and life-changing experience. As students live in and learn to understand different cultures, they are challenged to re-examine themselves, their attitudes and their studies.” (Citrus College website)

Cuyamaca College encourages its students to study abroad.  However, those who choose to do so will sign up through the Study Abroad programs run through Citrus College to earn transferable units to CSU and UC schools. 

Recent and currently planned trips include:

  • London fall 2017 (this study abroad program has been offered for the last 30 years)
  • Kyoto summer 2018
  • Florence Intersession 2019
  • Seville spring 2019

For more information, please visit Citrus College’s Study Abroad website.  Further contact information for Citrus College’s Study Abroad program:

Information sessions here at Cuyamaca College are scheduled for the following dates:

  • Thursday, October 11th (3:00-5:00 p.m.)
  • Wednesday, November 7th (3:00-5:00 p.m.)

  • Study Abroad Flyer

If you are interested in participating, complete the Study Abroad Interest Form:

If you are planning to transfer to SDSU, please contact Cuyamaca's Transfer Coordinator/Counselor, Dr. Amaliya Blyumin.

For more information here at Cuyamaca College, contact Lindy Brazil at or (619) 660-4372. 

The Southern California Foothills Consortium for Study Abroad is a cooperative venture among the community college districts of Antelope Valley College, Barstow Community College, Chaffey College, Citrus College, College of the Canyons, College of the Desert, Crafton Hills College, MiraCosta College, Mt. San Antonio College, Mt. San Jacinto College, Rio Hondo College, San Bernardino Valley College and Victor Valley College in partnership with The American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS). This partnership allows students to make normal progress toward their undergraduate degrees while utilizing foreign resources and cross-cultural experiences. Students who attend other community colleges and universities are welcome to apply. Financial aid is available to eligible students.

Last Updated: 10/09/2018
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