International Education

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International Education

The Office of International Education opens up the world for you to explore. We plan and provide what could be one of your most exciting experiences at Molloy University. We offer trips around the world that are directly linked to your academic courses in addition to service learning opportunities abroad.

See the World – Studying abroad is a unique opportunity to see more of the world while studying in your host country.  You will experience a brand-new country with incredible new outlooks, customs and activities. The benefits of studying abroad include the opportunity to see places, natural wonders, museums and landmarks of your host nation. Make travel plans and see unforgettable sights to help you see the world from a new perspective. 

Experience New Cultures – When you study abroad you will have a better understanding and appreciate the country's people and history.  You will experience first-hand the new customs, traditions and incredible new foods. This enriching experience will enable you to become immersed in a totally different environment. Becoming a global citizen will help you understand how you fit into the world.

Career Boost – Listing study abroad on your resume will attract potential employers and give you an edge over your competitors. Employers value applicants who challenge themselves with diverse experiences.  Your newly acquired skills and growth mindset will not only strengthen your resume, but also develop your ability to collaborate with professionals   from diverse backgrounds.

Gain Independence – Studying abroad will help you develop a self-sufficient attitude.  You will learn to thrive in an unfamiliar place and experience life changing activities that push your boundaries, exceeding your comfort zone. You will return a wiser individual, ready to face future challenges.

Make Lifelong Friends – Meeting people from around the world is one of the most exciting reasons for studying abroad.  You will build relationships and develop your people skills with your new friends, adding to your understanding of the world and how to interact with diverse people. Your shared study abroad experience will create a bond that can last a lifetime.       

What are the requirements for international study opportunities?
Students currently enrolled at Molloy University, and are in good academic and disciplinary standings, have completed at least two semesters at Molloy and meet course requirements for chosen program are eligible for study abroad opportunities.


How much does it cost?

Molloy University is committed to making studying abroad as affordable as possible. Our short-term programs are discounted at least 10-20% by Molloy University for all students.  Flights, hotels, some meals, international travel insurance and all ground transportation are included.

Summer foreign language programs are approximately $5,000 and include six credits, flights, hotels or host family stays, meals, international travel insurance, all ground transportation, and weekend excursions.

Semester abroad program costs vary by location.

Financial aid and scholarships are available for some programs.

Scholarship Opportunities
Sister Rose Teresa Amor, O.P. Global Learning Travel Fund
Awarded to a full-time student who is planning to study abroad in a short travel program. The student must have a minimum cumulative index of 3.0.

Sister Rose Teresa Amor, O.P. Study Abroad Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time student to help defray the cost of a student's study abroad effort. Preference given to those participating in semester study abroad. The student must have a minimum cumulative index of 3.0

International Internships

You are counted among a population of students who have the opportunity to take their learning beyond the lecture hall and into the world. We want Molloy University students to see the world as a living classroom. Interning in another country opens your mind to new ideas and perspectives – you become culturally changed, you will forever be a global citizen.

Short-term Study Opportunities
Vietnam
Tentative Date: Dec 27, 2022- Jan 8, 2023
Course Requirement: At least one of the following courses during the semester of travel: PHI 2810, SAP 2250, ART 2410, ECO 2860

Semester Abroad Programs

Australia

Wollongong University

Belgium

Catholic University of Leuven

England

St. Mary’s University College

Italy

Lorenzo de Medici

Spain

University of León

Norway

Southeast University of Norway

Ireland
Varies by program

Dundalk Technical College
CAPA Study Abroad and Intern Abroad Programs

Each program offers the opportunity to live and study immersed in a foreign culture. You will have time to travel locally on weekends and during breaks from class. Credits for all classes in which you receives a grade of “C” or higher automatically transfer to Molloy and can be applied to your general education or major requirements unless noted otherwise in the catalog.

Summer Study Abroad Programs

Leόn Summer Study Abroad Program in Spain: Barcelona, Leόn and Madrid
The Summer Study Abroad Program in León, Spain, offers students the opportunity to immerse themselves in the Spanish culture, art and history while honing their communication skills in the language. The program includes two weekend excursions to Barcelona and Madrid. Students will also spend four weeks in León, where they take courses at the University of León. Students attend classes in the mornings, while afternoons and weekends are devoted to sightseeing, field trips, making new friends, and living the Spanish way of life. The participants of this program will have the support and guidance of expert Molloy University faculty who will travel with them.

Costs includes: airfare to Leόn, overnight night train between Barcelona and Leόn, land transportation between Leόn and Madrid, accommodations with a family in León with a private room, three meals daily and laundry service, hotels in Madrid and Barcelona, International Health Insurance, field trips in and around Barcelona, Leόn and Madrid, textbooks  and use of the University of León's facilities.

Accommodations: During the stay in León, students will further enhance their language and cultural immersion experience by living with a Spanish family. These families have been selected from a large pool by the University of León, and offer the students a welcoming and hospitable atmosphere.

Siena Summer Study Abroad Program at the University for Foreigners of Siena
The Summer Study Abroad Program in Siena is a program that offers the students the opportunity to immerse themselves in the Italian culture, art and history. The program is dedicated to the acquisition of language skills, Italian civilization and culture. Students will attend classes in the morning and the afternoon. Weekends will be dedicated to sightseeing, field trips, embracing Italian lifestyle and cuisine. Costs include round-trip airfare to Italy, accommodations in Siena, laundry service, international health insurance, and field trips.

Faculty and Administrators
The Office of International Education opens up the world for you to explore, planning and providing what could be one of your most exciting experiences at Molloy University. We offer trips around the world that are directly linked to your academic courses in addition to service learning opportunities abroad.

Contact Information
Kimberly Langenmayr, Ed. D.
Director
klangenmayr@molloy.edu
516.323.3952

Cindy Hu
International Education Coordinator
chu@molloy.edu
516.323.3951

Amanda Albanese
Administrative Assistant
aalbanese@molloy.edu
516.323.3950