About 800,000 foreign students are currently studying in USA from other counties. In general studying abroad is expensive and it become really expensive when the Currency exchange rates comes into play. Even then, millions of students study abroad every year. So, what the Return on Investment of studying abroad?
Here’s a infographic from Course Hero which breaks down ROI on studying abroad.
This graphic shows how studying abroad improves students’ resumes, exposure, job interviews and general overall skills.
- 73% of employers said study abroad is important when evaluating job candidates for a junior-level position.
- 90% of employers believe that student studied abroad possess highly skills like maturity, flexibility, etc.
ROI on Study Abroad
There are several other benefits of studying abroad in addition to the above listed skills. To name a few
- Fast track career growth
- New Perspective on life
- Increased problem solving skills
As already know that young professional tend to be Clueless About Higher Education and Career in early years of education. But, studying abroad can widen your horizons and give an idea about career, interests and tend to give a clear picture of your future.
If you get an opportunity to study abroad, then go for it. The entire experience will change you for good. Even if you spend one semester abroad, it will have long term returns.
Source : The ROI of Studying Abroad from Course Hero