MSU Study Abroad Eligibility 

The basic eligibility requirements for MSU students applying to study abroad: 

  • Good MSU Dean of Students Conduct standing 
  • Good MSU Academic standing 
    • GPA requires vary depending on program type 
  • Sophomore standing or been enrolled at MSU -Bozeman for 2 semesters. 
    • Exceptions can be made for transfer students
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Study Abroad Programs 

MSU DEX

Direct Exchange (DEX)

Ideal for: 

In-state students 

Out of state students on WUE, tuition waivers, MSU scholarships

 

ISEP

ISEP Exchange

Ideal for: 

In-state students

Out of state student on WUE, tuition waiver, MSU scholarship 

 

CCIS

CCIS

Ideal for: 

Out of state students

Summer study abroad 

 

Direct Enroll

Direct Enroll 

Ideal for: 

Out of state students

Students that have found a program outside of MSUs network

FLSA

Faculty Led Study Abroad

Ideal for:

Spring break and summer study abroad options

Students looking for short term study abroad opportunities

 

 

 

MSU Direct Exchange (DEX)

MSU Direct Exchange (DEX) programs offer MSU students the ability to pay MSU tuition while taking courses at one of our over 50 global partner institutions.

Ideally for students that are: 

  • Receiving in-state tuition 
  • Receiving an MUS scholarship or tuition waiver 
    • Includes WUE 

Program Details: 

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0 (flexible)
  • Pay MSU tuition and fees
  • Room and board paid directly to partner university 

Utilize our GO Somewhere search function to search for the right DEX program for you!

 

ISEP Exchange

ISEP Exchange programs offer MSU students the ability to Pay MSU tuition while taking courses at one of ISEP's more than 300 partner institutions. 

Ideally for students that are: 

  • Receiving in-state tuition
  • Out-of-State students receiving MUS scholarship or tuition waiver 
    • includes WUE

Program Details: 

  • Minimum GPA: 2.75 - 3.0 
  • Pay MSU tuition and fees
  • Room and board paid to MSU

Utilize ISEPs interactive program finder to find the right ISEP program for you! 

CCIS

College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS) programs offer students the opportunity to 100 study abroad programs in 27 countries. 

Ideally for students that are:

  • Receiving out-of-state tuition 
  • Not receiving a MUS scholarship or tuition waiver
    • incudes WUE

Program Details:

  • Minimum GPA: 2.5 - 3.0 
  • Pay CCIS tuition fee
  • Room and board varies by program

Utilize CCISs program search button below to find the right CCIS program for you! 

Direct Enroll 

Direct Enroll options are available for students who wish to participate in a non-affiliated, accredited study abroad program

Ideally for students that are:

  • Looking to participate in a non-affiliated, accredited study abroad program
  • Not receiving a MUS scholarship or tuition waiver
    • includes WUE

 Program Details: 

  • Minimum GPA: 2.5
  • Tuition and fees vary by program
  • Room and board vary by program

Although there are many methods for searching for Direct Enroll programs, GoAbroad.com is a search function that lists all study abroad programs all in a single search. Click the button below to search for a Direct Enroll program for you! 

 

Faculty Led Study Abroad 

Faculty Led Study Abroad programs are MSU courses specifically designed for experiential learning abroad that generally last from 10 days to 6 weeks. Travel internationally with a faculty member and your peers to earn credit towards your degree at MSU.

Ideally for students that are: 

  • Interested in a shorter study abroad experience
  • Interested in summer study abroad opportunities
  • Interested in traveling with other MSU students

Program Details: 

  • Eligibility requirements vary by program, however the standard requirements are as follows:
    • 2.5 GPA
    • Dean of Students Disciplinary Clearance
  • Pay MSU tuition and fees
  • Program fees for time abroad are paid in addition to regular tuition. See program brochures for each program’s pricing.

Learn more about upcoming offered Faculty Led Study Abroad programs by clicking the button below!