Study abroad

See the world

We offer a growing array of faculty-led study abroad programs to Central Europe, Italy, Netherlands and NYC (Spring term '24) as well as England (Winter '24 spring break) for Ilitch School students. The NYC program is targeted towards finance majors.

Wayne State University business students on a study abroad trip to Brazil.The Ilitch School enjoys worldwide affiliations with colleges and universities on every continent, providing our students with individual, term-long study options. Both undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to apply for a program and will earn 3 credit hours towards their degree.

New York City (application closed)

England (application closed)

Italy (application closed)

Netherlands (application closed)

To register for a study abroad course, please contact your Ilitch School academic advisor for a course override.

An opportunity to explore

Expand your cultural knowledge, broaden your global awareness and increase your business acumen along the way!

It's a game-changer

Business students who can point to study abroad experiences on their resumes enjoy a competitive advantage in the marketplace. Employers seek students who can present evidence of a meaningful international study during their academic program.

Intrinsically, a study abroad experience will change you forever, giving you:

  • Global awareness
  • Cultural awareness and cross-cultural skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Expanded interests
  • Self-awareness
  • New friends and networks
  • Increased language skills

Discover more about our faculty-led or individual study abroad opportunities to Italy, Central Europe and NYC. Individual exchange program opportunities have grown to 16 countries, 11 of which have specific business components.

Faculty-led programs Individual exchange programs