Iona's Study Abroad Program Impacts Lives

Student Achievements, Academics

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - Kelly Farrell, a junior writer for The Ionian, recently penned an editorial for Iona's official student newspaper which talked about how the College's Study Abroad program impacted her life.

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Iona College's Study Abroad programs make it possible and affordable for students to acquire knowledge through direct exposure to different world cultures as reflected in art, architecture, language and history. The experiences can fulfill graduation requirements and enhance career preparation through the invaluable experience of living and learning in another culture. In order to better understand our diverse and changing world, the program encourages students to immerse themselves in another culture.

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Founded in 1940, Iona College is a master's-granting private, Catholic, coeducational institution of learning in the tradition of the Edmund Rice Christian Brothers. Iona's 45-acre campus is just 20 miles north of Midtown Manhattan. With a total enrollment of nearly 4,000 students and an alumni base of over 45,000 around the world, Iona is a diverse community of learners and scholars dedicated to academic excellence and the values of justice, peace and service. Iona is highly accredited, offering undergraduate degrees in liberal arts, science, and business administration, as well as Master of Arts, Master of Science and Master of Business Administration degrees and numerous advanced certificate programs. Iona’s LaPenta School of Business is accredited by AACSB International, a prestigious recognition awarded to just five percent of business schools worldwide. The Princeton Review recognized Iona’s on-campus MBA program as a “Best Business School for 2020.” Iona College also recently launched a new, fully online MBA program for even greater flexibility.