Study Abroad

Ocean County College offers exciting Study Abroad opportunities to promote cross cultural understanding and awareness of global perspectives.  All OCC study abroad seminars are led by OCC faculty members and are open to students and the community.  Eligible OCC students may apply for a Study Abroad Scholarship through the OCC Foundation (see information below). 

Our superb international travel experiences include:

Further travels with OCC!

At this time, we are actively investigating possible new Study Abroad adventures for our students—experiencing History in Greece; Art in Italy…

If you are interested in any of the above possibilities, or have other suggestions and itineraries in mind, please contact Dr. Rosann Bar, at 732-255-0400, ext. 2211, or rbar@ocean.edu.

Community Colleges for International Development (CCID)

Ocean County College is a proud member of Community Colleges for International Development.  CCID provides an international network for community colleges to further their internationalization initiatives and to enhance the development of a globally competent workforce for the communities they serve.

CCID also offers study abroad opportunities through its Troika program.  These short-term, faculty-led travel opportunities take students around the globe to study global business, culture, science, economics, healthcare and more.  Students earn college credits while experiencing a trip of a lifetime!

For more information about CCID, please visit www.ccidinc.org

Scholarships For Study Abroad

OCC Foundation Scholarships:  The OCC Foundation frequently offers partial scholarships for full-time OCC students to participate in OCC-sponsored travel seminars and study abroad experiences.  Students should contact the professor leading the travel seminar for information on OCC Foundation scholarships available for that particular study abroad trip.  

Outside Programs & Scholarships:  The US State Department lists study abroad programs and scholarship opportunities at http://exchanges.state.gov/us/search/solr/scholarships.

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