New! Work Abroad in New Zealand

API is excited to now offer a work abroad opportunity in New Zealand! API offers work placements at this location in the ranch & farm industries. These opportunities allow you to live abroad and experience the local culture as more than a tourist. By working abroad, you can cultivate real-world experience and form lasting relationships […]

Deadline Extension- Summer Internships Abroad

Good news- there’s still time to gain internship experience abroad!   Interning abroad can be a great alternative to more traditional types of study abroad. They can be shorter, less expensive, easier to workin to degree programs and offer both cultural immersion and work experience into one program. Far fewer students participate in international internships, […]

API Safety Update – Chile Flooding

Flooding in a popular camping area to the southeast of Santiago has resulted in dangerous conditions and bridge closures. API’s on-site director is closely monitoring the situation and supporting several students who traveled to the area. The situation is slowly improving and it is expected that road conditions will allow for travel out of the […]

Ciao Firenze!

This post is from student blogger Sandra Collopy from Saint Michaels College, English and Media Studies Major studying in Florence, Italy The days leading up to studying abroad in Florence dragged on forever, as I struggled to cram four and a half months into one suitcase and tried to calm my nerves. I knew going into this […]

API New School Shanghai Summer Program: Interview with Lei

We had the chance to interview Lei Ping, Assistant Professor of Chinese Studies at the New School University and Faculty Advisor at India China Institute. She received her Ph.D. in East Asian Studies at New York University. She launched the first field-based New School Summer Study Abroad program in Shanghai in 2013. Students have the […]

More or Less What I Think

This post is from student blogger Troy Wilkinson from Colorado State University, Journalism and Global Environmental Sustainability Major studying in Thimphu, Bhutan. In a week I’ll be day-dreaming at San Francisco International Airport. Well, it’ll be midnight actually, so maybe I’ll just be nodding off and on while I wait to pass through security. Either way, I […]

New Summer Service-Learning Programs in Latin America!

API is excited to announce that we will begin offering service-learning programs in Latin America in the summer of 2017.  Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to contribute to a local community abroad, while also earning academic credit, living with a host family, immersing yourself in the culture, and practicing your Spanish! Key details: Travel […]