International Programs

Explore the intersection of media and communication across cultural contexts

International Programs

Annenberg International Programs creates unique experiences and connects students to a worldwide network for the next generation of leaders in global communications.

Through immersive and experiential programs, students are afforded diverse perspectives and practical insights in an increasingly interconnected and globalized world. Our partner universities and academic centers around the world offer innovative coursework, service learning, and internship opportunities that allow students to earn academic credits towards a USC degree.

With a career-minded approach, our programs enable students to engage with industries in an international context while cultivating the intercultural communication skills necessary to pursue global careers in the fields of communication, public relations, and journalism.

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When should I apply?

Applications for Spring 2021 undergraduate study abroad programs are now open!

Applications are due August 17th by 5pm.

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A Few Facts


of study abroad alumni claimed an increase in self-confidence attributed to study abroad

Study abroad can have a positive impact on your mental health and sense of self-worth.


of participants would recommend their program to friends

Chat with one of our study abroad ambassadors to learn about the student experience.


average salary increase for study abroad students

Graduates who have studied abroad out-earn their peers who don’t have international experience.


of employers are impressed by study abroad experience

Students who have studied abroad are likely to possess highly desirable skills such as cross-cultural communication, independence, cultural awareness, maturity, and flexibility.

Spring Break Career Immersions

Annenberg's Career Development and International Programs offices are excited to launch three immersive career programs over the week of Spring Break 2020. Explore policy, politics, public diplomacy and the fast-paced lifestyle in Washington DC. Develop first-hand insights into social impact, development, and non-profits in Thailand. Engage with the most influential media hub in Latin America by visiting industry leaders and media companies in Mexico City.  

Fully-funded and open to all Annenberg undergraduate majors and all Annenberg graduate programs. These exciting opportunities give students the chance to explore Annenberg's industries of practice around the world and in the field.

Applications are now closed. Check back in Fall 2020 when we open the application process for Spring Break 2021!

U.S. Media Studies Program at Annenberg

A unique exchange program for non-degree seeking international students to study at the elite Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.

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