Hinton-Louis-Increasing Study Abroad Participation Among Students Attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities

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D’Kota Hinton-Louis, Student (Creator)
Andre P. Stevenson, Professor of Social Work (Contributor)
Elizabeth City State University (ECSU )
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Abstract: Study abroad is an academic experience which offers students opportunities todevelop international competencies andintercultural skills. However, barriers exist for many undergraduate students at HBCUs. Common barriers preventing students from studying abroad include financial concerns, limited support (family and institutional), and lack of knowledge about availableresources. A systematic review of the literature regarding barriers was conducted.Discussion of findings andrecommendations are provided.

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Language: English
Date: 2019
intercultural skills, study abroad

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