The purpose of Off-Campus Programs at Messiah College is to provide students with transformative, safe, and quality semester-long and short-term cultural learning experiences that assist them in navigating the complexities of becoming global citizens and that encourage them to deepen their understanding of and appreciation for the world and their place in it.
Explore a world of opportunities!
Study abroad for a semester - Choose from over 30 semester-long off-campus programs in over 40 countries.
Study abroad short-term - Choose from a variety of three-week, three-credit, faculty-led cross-cultural courses during J-Term or May-Term
Serve abroad - Partner with the Agape Center for Service and Learning, the Collaboratory for Strategic Partnerships and Applied Research, or AROMA Sports Ministry to do a short-term service trip abroad
Intern abroad - Take advantage of a wide variety of opportunities to intern around the globe.
Perform abroad - Join the Concert Choir on their European tour (every four years) or join another ensemble that may have the opportunity to perform abroad.
I came to realize just how big God is. There I was praying and singing to God in English. On the one side of me was a friend singing in Swahili, and on the other was a friend singing in her tribal language. God heard us all just the same.