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Global Opportunities After Graduation

There are many opportunities to live, work, study, teach and volunteer abroad after graduating. Check out the short lists below as a helpful starting point. Career Connections also offers advising and a variety of resources to help you find the right program.

Teach Abroad


GoOverseas offers teaching opportunities abroad

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Opportunities to gain TESOL/TEFL training & certification while teaching abroad

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Teaching opportunities in Spain

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Teaching opportunities in Austria

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Summer, Semester, & Year-long opportunities to teach throughout different regions of the world

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Work or Volunteer Abroad


Through this organization, affiliated with the Lutheran Church, volunteers work in Las Cruces, NM and El Paso, TX with US-Mexico border issues.

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Volunteers serve in 74 countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Central and South America, Europe, and the Middle East. Collaborating with local community members, Volunteers work in areas like education, youth outreach and community development, the environment, and information technology.

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A yearlong fellowship to study and intern in Germany

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A one-year international service and learning opportunity. In 2009, 50 young adult volunteers began service in 9 different countries around the world.

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The Humanity in Action Fellowship brings together international groups of university students and recent graduates to explore national histories of discrimination and resistance, as well as examples of issues affecting different minority groups today

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Awards fellowships for service abroad and provides a forum for reflection on the meaning of global citizenship upon the fellows' return to the U.S.

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Provides opportunities to give your time and energy to the organization's efforts around the world

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"Relief, development and peace in the name of Christ"

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Volunteer for one year minimum in Bolivia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, or Peru. Organization serves orphaned and abandoned children.

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Opportunities around the world to volunteer, work and more

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Programs related to social justice in Latin America and the Caribbean

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Summer fellowship program in Germany offered exclusively to college students in vocational fields

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Provides the opportunity to volunteer on a wide range of sustainable, organic farms around the world

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