As part of its mission, the College of Arts & Letters encourages all students to "become independent minded, socially responsible and globally aware citizens." The College of Arts & Letters supports this mission by providing unique faculty-led short-term programs, as well as connecting students to the many study abroad resources available, in order to help all students have an international experience. Explore the numerous study abroad opportunities and resources below.


Specific courses led by CAL faculty, which typically run 2 - 6 weeks in length. Winter, Spring Break, and Summer Session options available.

Faculty-led Programs


Study abroad for an entire semester, or year through one (or more) of the roughly 350 exchange programs available at SDSU.

Exchange Programs

International internships

Gain practical work experience in a global setting through an international internship.

International Internship

Social Media

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