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Humanities & Social Sciences Study Abroad programs

In a field such as humanities and social sciences, international experience is a strong factor in building a good resume. World Endeavors’ humanities and social sciences study abroad programs offer you global perspective and grow your ability to thrive in diverse environments.
World Endeavors has been an industry leader in humanities and social sciences study abroad programs for 20 years and has the experience to find your perfect match. We offer programs with a broad range of courses available, including economics, geography, global studies, psychology, religious studies, sociology, and much more.

Studying humanities and social sciences abroad with World Endeavors offers you firsthand experience of new contexts and will also earn you credits towards your final degree.


Studying the humanities and social sciences abroad offers you a unique opportunity to gain valuable experience and stand out from other candidates in the world of work.

When you study humanities and social science abroad, you’ll meet fellow international and local students. These connections will provide you with a lifelong and diverse network.

And when you’re outside of class, you will be immersed in a different culture where you can explore and take in new sights. Although all classes are in English, daily immersion in another language will also develop your foreign language skills.


Studying humanities and social sciences abroad will help you become a global citizen.

  • Broaden your perspective on global humanities and social sciences challenges through exposure to diverse environments
  • Expand your humanities and social science knowledge of global best practices
  • Gain a unique perspective on how other countries are tackling global problems like climate change

Every World Endeavors Study Abroad Program Includes

Our study abroad programs are as unique as our destinations, but there are program features that unify all of our study experiences.


  • Top accredited universities
  • Flexible durations – 2 to 4 weeks to a full academic year
  • Expansive destination options
  • English instruction offered in all locations


  • Vetted campus accommodations selected with quality and safety in mind
  • Friendly community of peers from local host country and around the world


  • Dedicated one-on-one advisor
  • Local on-site coordinator


  • Airport pickup
  • Pre-arrival and on-site orientation
  • 24/7 local support
  • Activities and cultural engagement
  • On-campus social events, clubs and sports


  • Professional assistance and collaboration with home institution on course approvals and credit transfers
  • Transcript received directly from university abroad


  • Comprehensive travel medical insurance
  • Mental Health First Aid-certified staff
  • 24/7 emergency travel assistance

Our Top Study Abroad Destinations

World Endeavors offers study abroad programs in several destinations in the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania. Our programs are located in a variety of sites, including urban and rural, English-speaking and non-English speaking. Semester, year-long, and summer programs are all available. Our wide range of options means you can find the program which is just right for you.

Types of Humanities & Social Sciences Study Abroad programs

Don’t panic if you don’t see your preferred field of study listed! Our advisors can help match you to the best program.

How to choose the best Study Abroad program

Selecting the perfect study abroad program can be easy! Follow these steps to find the program that will help you achieve your goals.

Earn Credit Toward Your Degree

Studying abroad offers a great opportunity to explore your academic interests in an international context! Use our Program Finder tool to search by field of study and take classes toward your major.

Choose Your Dream Destination 

Combine education and exploration of your dream destination! Evaluate which program countries align with your interests and academic objectives.

Improve your Language Skills

Immersing yourself in a language-rich environment is the ultimate method for developing fluency. If language-learning is your goal, favor destinations that use your language of choice.

Fit Your Budget

Explore scholarships and financial aid to determine if these may impact your destination options. Consider the overall cost of the program and cost of living in-country to identify the optimal match.

The Time is Right

Explore programs offered in just the right window of opportunity. We offer semesters in the fall or spring, full academic year programs, or shorter summer study programs.

Try our program finder to filter based on your choices.


Humanities & Social Sciences Study Abroad FAQs

How long does a study abroad program typically last?

We offer social science and humanities study abroad programs of various durations, so you can study abroad for a semester, a full academic year, or you can choose one of our summer or winter study abroad programs.

Can I study abroad as a Humanities or Social Sciences major without delaying my graduation?

Yes, you can. Our study abroad programs are all with fully accredited international universities, and we will work with you and your advisor at your home university to pre-approve all the humanities and social science courses you take abroad to ensure smooth credit transfer after the program.

Will studying Humanities & Social Sciences abroad give me an advantage in the job market?

Yes, managers look for a broad skill set when hiring for humanities and social sciences jobs, and the global perspective you gain from studying abroad will serve you well.

How much support will I have?

Between our World Endeavors team and your host institution, you will have constant support to help you solve any problems you encounter during your humanities and social sciences study abroad program with us.

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How to apply for a Study Abroad Program

You’ve decided to study abroad – congratulations! Applying for your World Endeavors program is easy and stress-free. Get ready to CHANGE YOUR WORLD!


Research and compare. If you can’t decide on a program, we can guide you toward the best fit.


Fill out our online application form to share all your relevant details with our team.


Receive your official acceptance and enroll. We’ll give you all the info you need to get ready!


You’ve researched, planned and saved. Now you’re ready to study and explore like never before!