Pathways & Programs

NMSU specializes in major-specific programs called Pathways. These study abroad options are designed to fit seamlessly into your degree plan, and are pre-approved by departments. To find a program that will not only keep you on track, but get you ahead, check out our Pathways!

 

Programs Overview

Program Type Time Period Cost Credits* Viewing the Wider World
Pathways One semester Varies by Program Major Credit Studying abroad for four weeks or longer waives one Viewing the Wider World credit requirement.
Exchange One to two semesters In-State Tuition Major Credit, General Course Credit, Intensive Language Credit
ISEP Exchange One to two semesters In-State Tuition, Housing and Meals Major Credit, General Course Credit, Intensive Language Credit
Direct Two weeks to two semesters Variable Major Credit, General Course Credit, Intensive Language Credit
Short Term Two weeks or longer, you generally choose how long you want to go. Paid by the week or month Major Credit, General Course Credit, Intensive Language Credit
Intensive Language Two weeks to two semesters Varies by Program Intensive Language Credit, Other credits depending on major
Faculty-Led International Programs (FLiP) One to four weeks Variable Major Credit, General Course Credit
Internships Variable Variable Variable, please speak with an advisor
*All credit comes back as non-graded transfer credit, unless you are participating in certain intensive language or FLiP programs.
Click on a Program Type to explore available options!