International Programs

A world of opportunities.
There has never been a better, or more important, time for students to take advantage of global learning opportunities. The staff in the Office of International Programs is here to guide you as you explore these opportunities on our campus and abroad.

At Northern, students, faculty and staff members come from around 50 different countries. Our office encourages the development of cultural awareness and sensitivity to diversity by providing extensive opportunities to engage in cross-cultural experiences and dialogue.

Interested in studying at Northern as an international student? Request information

Are you a current student interested in study and travel abroad opportunities? You can travel, live and learn in countries such as France, Germany, Korea, Chile, and China. Learn more

Interested in deepening your knowledge of Japanese culture and language? The Japan Outreach Initiative at Northern is here to help. Learn more

Are you interested in becoming part of the Friendship Family Program? Learn more

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International Programs in the News

Male student on stage playing the cimbalom

ABERDEEN, S.D. – International student Matej Cip recently earned second place at the 14th International Cimbalom Performing Arts Competition in Valašské Meziříčí, Czech Republic. 

ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University has ranked high in the country and state for its online international business degree on two educational websites.