Educational Leadership and Higher Education


Education Abroad

May 9-24, 2020

Expand your world view and gain an unforgettable cultural experience during the study-abroad program in Italy.

Students study at the University of Macerata, Italy's second-oldest university.

St. Cloud State is known nationally for providing this opportunity to higher education and student affairs graduate and doctoral students from across the country.


The estimated cost includes tuition plus expenses. Tuition and fees will vary, depending upon if you are taking the doctoral or master's level course and whether you are a Minnesota resident.


We take 10 graduate and doctoral students, so this program is competitive.

For more information, contact Steven McCullar at or Chistine Imbra at 

Student Describes Experience

Doctoral student Melissa Ryan recounts the Higher Education Doctor of Education program’s study abroad trip to Macerata, Italy.

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