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The majority of students who study abroad stick to a small number of common destinations including the UK, Italy, France, Spain, and Australia. However, there are great benefits to studying abroad in non-traditional locations. Non-traditional destinations often provide the oppurtunity to learn a critical-need language or experience another religion, political system, or environment.

The links below provide more information on studying abroad in non-traditional destinations:

Highlighting Reasons for Non-Traditional Destinations

Go Exotica? Education Abroad in Non-Traditional Destinations

Boren awards scholarships to students studying critical-need language or going to non-traditional destinations.