New Mexico Military Institutehttps://www.nmmi.edu/study-abroad/
We would like to introduce you to a new endeavor at New Mexico Military Institute (NMMI). Our NMMI Graduates must be able to lead in a global society.” As part of our strategic direction we need to “develop organizations and processes … to meet the challenges and educational needs of a global society and those who will become its leaders.” These future leaders are to “become successful citizens of character capable of providing sound ethical leadership in challenging global environments.” In order to do so, one of our objectives is to “Establish and maintain programs that support global learning.”
This aligns with one of the goals stated in The Heart of the Matter, a report of the American Academy’s Commission on the Humanities and Social Sciences, which is “Equip the nation for leadership in an interconnected world.” In order to do so they argue for the need to “Support study abroad and international exchange programs” in part, “because government agencies including the Departments of State, Defense, and Commerce as well as the U.S. military require the kinds of expertise that students can acquire only through advanced study and immersion in other cultures.”
Study Abroad with New Mexico Military Institute
NMMI has organized a study abroad course, with plans to eventually morph into a program all departments can utilize. Cadets, 18 years or older, who demonstrate academic co...