An amazing experience, with memories that I will have for a lifetime. March 06, 2018

By (Central State University) - abroad from 12/09/2017 to 12/24/2017 with

Study Abroad Programs in India

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
I learned about the culture, and myself. A great study abroad trip.

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Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 0-2 weeks

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

Good!!!

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

Great!!!

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

Okay, some days were good and some were great!!!

* Food:

The food was different and good!!!

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes

Great trip!!!

Finances

* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Not including program expenses, about how much money did you spend on food and other expenses each week? $300-350
Do you have any general money-saving tips for future study abroad participants? Yes, save as much as you can.

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? Yes
How much did the program encourage you to use the language?

0 = No encouragement, 5 = frequent encouragement to use the language

How would you rate your language skills at the beginning of the program? None
How would you rate your language skills at the end of the program? Beginner
What was the highest level language course you had completed prior to departure? None
How many hours per day did you use the language?

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

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  • Hotel
* Who did you live with?

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  • Local Students
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Other
About how many local friends did you make that you will likely keep in touch with? 0

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • Everything
  • Everything
  • Everything
* What could be improved?
  • N/A
  • N/A
  • N/A
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? Nothing, I went on this trip to learn.