Study Abroad

Mission Statement:

The Study Abroad Office organizes and manages study abroad and exchange programs, facilitates the development of faculty-led international courses, and collaborates with many offices on campus to support, enrich, and expand international opportunities for Medgar Evers students. The Office also develops international partnerships and collaborates with external agencies and organizations on outreach programs and offers a variety of events and activities throughout the year to engage students, faculty and staff in the international dialogue.
 
Medgar Evers College encourages all interested students to have an international experience during their undergraduate studies.  The Study Abroad Office is here to provide you with the resources to help you plan an international experience.

Goals

  • To create and promote international opportunities for all students at Medgar Evers College
  • To promote international learning opportunities that are in keeping with the mission of Medgar Evers College
  • To increase the participation of students, faculty, and staff in international learning initiatives, including study abroad, exchange, academic, research, and service partnerships
  • To ensure that global learning opportunities accommodate a wide range of disciplines and interests for all students on campus
  • To promote program options available to all qualified students
  • To support the diverse cultural learning needs of students by integrating study abroad into the community, including developing the means by which returning study abroad students can actively contribute to international awareness and programming on campus
  • To reevaluate programs regularly for academic rigor and student satisfaction, including assessment of the student experience prior to departure, while overseas, and after reentry to determine learning outcomes
Deborah Stengle
1650 Bedford Ave, 3010
Office of Academic Affairs
Brooklyn, NY 11225
dstengle@mec.cuny.edu
 
Phone: 718.270.5136
Fax: 718.270.5177
Email: mecstudyabroad@mec.cuny.edu