2017 Preview excursion in Athens, Greece. Photo by Sarah Rothhaas ’20.
Commended for The College of Global Studies’ (TCGS) extensive network of study away programs and global centers, Arcadia University was ranked fifth on Great Value Colleges’ 2017 list of colleges and universities with the best study abroad programs.
The ranking was based on percentage of students studying abroad, quantity and quality of international programs offered, and depth and length of study abroad opportunities. Scholarship availability, program management, and awards and recognition were also taken into consideration.
Arcadia’s ranking reflects the University’s commitment to providing hubs for student activity and community engagement through its global centers. Great Value Colleges also highlighted Arcadia’s international internship opportunities, faculty and staff support, academic and administrative facilities, and educational resources, as well as TCGS’s easy-to-navigate website.