Education Abroad

students posing in Barcelona

Education abroad enables students to diversify their educational experience and become more marketable in a global economy. For business students, the best opportunities exist during the sophomore and junior years while completing the general education core, business core, or any free electives.

For more information on all opportunities and the process of gaining approval to study abroad, please consult with the Education Abroad Office.

Please consult with your academic advisor early on in your degree program if you have an interest in education abroad.

Undergraduate Scholarships

Undergraduate students may be eligible for one of the following scholarships to offset study abroad program costs. Applications are due by February 1 and the International Education Fee Scholarship is due by February 17.


McCoy College of Business offers several faculty-led and affiliated provider summer program options to cities in Europe and Asia, allowing students to earn credit toward their Texas State degree plans while enjoying experiential learning opportunities and building their global business skillsets. Our Summer 2022 destinations include:

Barcelona, Spain

  • CIS / Marketing / Management 
  • Undergraduate Option
  • Contact: Dr. Vivek Shah

Dublin, Ireland

Lisbon, Portugal

  • Business Communication
  • Undergraduate Option 
  • Contact: Dr. Seth Frei

Porto, Portugal 

  • European Innovation Academy
  • Undergraduate / Graduate Option
  • Contact: Dan Roy

Prague, Czech Republic

  • Finance / Management
  • Undergraduate Option
  • Contact: Dr. Ken Moon

Taipei, Taiwan

Graduate Scholarships

Graduate students who plan to enroll in our Summer 2022 Dublin program and who maintain a 3.25 GPA may apply for the following McCoy College scholarship. Application deadline is February 15 for the Graduate Education Abroad Scholarship and February 17 for the International Education Fee Scholarship.
Group of students posing in front of large landscape in Barcelona, Spain
Students posing with Texas State University flag on a study abroad trip
Group of students and faculty on study abroad trip with "my new classroom" sign
Students poking heads out from behind shrubs on study abroad trip

Where Will You Go?

Education abroad is an impressive experience that will enrich your perspective on international business. What you learn can help you stand out in the job application process.