Education Abroad Program Agreements generally serve to articulate one of the following program types:
Student Exchange Programs involve a two-way exchange of students and a commitment of resources on the part of both OSU and the collaborating institution. A Student Exchange Agreement guides the administration of a student exchange program with an international partner university.
Essential elements of a Student Exchange Program include:
Study Abroad Programs send OSU students abroad for academic coursework, whether institution-based or through a third party provider, but is not designed to be reciprocal.
Faculty-Led Study Abroad Programs, as the name implies, are academic international opportunities developed and implemented by OSU faculty. If you are interested in leading a group of students on a study abroad program, please contact the Faculty-led Study Abroad Program Development Coordinator in the Office of Global Opportunities (OSU GO).