Calling All


Whether you’re a high school student, recent grad, college student, graduate student or adult learner, we have a program for you! Study abroad, learn from an internship, take a virtual course from anywhere or do everything at once. Plus, get the class credit you need and the experiences that will accelerate your career!


Your Experiential Learning Options

High School Students & Recent Grads

We have programs for students at virtually every stage.

Adult Learners

Our master’s programs or internships can help advance your career.

College Students

Learn through experience and have a blast doing it!


Consider additional programs that could benefit you at this stage.

APIConnect for students

Revolutionize your experiential learning journey from program search to on-site experience to career readiness.

Advanced Experience Selection

Guided program selection based on major, area of interest, required classes, location, and, most importantly , that help map to the skills.

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The Classes You Need to Graduate

View and select classes through access to a library of thousands of in-person and virtual classes.
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Fly with Fare Finder

Choose from a wide variety of discounted airfare rates from major airlines for your education- related travel.
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Personalization and Choice

View, select, and personalize your housing and excursions before you apply and with pricing transparency.
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API Scholarships

Thanks to our Members and the API Foundation, API provides millions of dollars in scholarships every year.

Career Readiness

Identify and map skills to career paths, practice interview skills, reflect on skills  learned, and validate career readiness with Career Creds.

What’s Included


Personalized Application Assistance

Our Enrollment Management team will walk you through each step of the process, ensuring the proper forms are completed, providing detailed information and instruction, and helping to make your trip a total success.

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Accredited and Relevant Course Offerings

Our team can help ensure you select programs and specific courses that enhance your degree and career aspirations so you stay on track to graduate on time. If the specific class is the most important element of the program you choose, start with our class finder to hone in on programs that offer it.

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Resident Directors

Our in-country resident directors are with you every step of the way, ensuring your safety, designing culturally-relevant excursions and available to help with any issues that may arise, 24×7.

Top Rated and Convenient Housing

If you are traveling for one of our programs, the location and type of housing provided will depend on your program and country, but in all cases, we work to ensure you are in safe, attractive areas that are close to your study abroad university or internship.


Health and Safety

In concert with API’s Student Success team, our international and domestic personnel work to ensure that the best practices in risk management are employed around the world. Read more about our health and safety measures, insurance, emergency management and more by clicking the link below.

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Culturally-Relevant Excursions

Whether you choose to travel or take a virtual program, you’ll get to immerse yourself in the culture and experiences of the country where you’re studying or interning through excursions planned by locals. 

Combine your study abroad or internship with virtual, accredited coursework for an even more robust outcome

Experience the world from anywhere in the world with API’s virtual programs. You’ll gain the flexibility to take a class in the morning and go on an excursion in the afternoon. Tackle global challenges, study a new language with native speakers, give your resume a global edge, and more! Explore our virtual programs and customize them to your schedule!

Answers to Your Most Common Questions

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How do I decide where to go?

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There’s no one way to decide, and no decision is wrong. You might start by determining what you want to study and then where and when those courses are offered. Want more specific help? Contact us and we’ll help you hone in on exactly what you need!


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What are your policies around diversity, equity and inclusion?

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We are wholly committed to ensuring that everyone in our program has an positive and enriching experience Our Student Success team will work with you to to ensure all of your needs are met. It’s a critical part of who we are as a company Learn more about our DEI policies below.


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Will I get course credit?

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Our programs offer course credit, service hours, work experience, or all three. Our Enrollment Management team can help you plan your program to ensure your work is accepted by your home university.


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Can I afford it?

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Affordability is one of our students’ and parents’ top concerns. But not to worry – there are a surprising number of low-cost options, as well as financial assistance programs and budgeting options. You can learn more about those using the link below, or contact us.


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Is studying or interning abroad safe?

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In a word, yes. In concert with API’s Student Success team, our international personnel work to ensure that the best practices in risk management are employed around the world. Read more about our health and safety measures, insurance, emergency management and more by clicking the link below.



How do I apply?

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That’s the easy part! Just click the link below and we’ll walk you through the steps from there!


Not ready to apply? That’s OK, contact us to learn more and we can help you decide!


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Search available program option and the classes that are included. Search, sorf, filter and compare your options. 


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