Global Experience

In 52 countries around the globe – from Australia to Egypt, from Chile to China – students can take classes at other colleges and universities, participate in a co-op or conduct independent research abroad. These experiences give students a window into other cultures, while offering opportunities to practice language skills,develop better communication skills, and incorporate classroom knowledge into real-life experiences.

The School of Criminology and Criminal Justice offers many exciting international options, including:

  • An exchange program with The Faculty of Law at Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam
  • An exchange program with Southwest University of Political Science and Law in Chongqing, China
  • An exchange program with the Faculty of Law at the Catholic University in Leuven, Belgium
  • An exchange program with the School of Law at Erasmus University in The Netherlands
  • An exchange program with the School of Law at Bialystock University in Poland
  • A variety of short study abroad programs entitled “Dialogues of Civilizations”
  • Traditional study abroad options in a wide variety of academic subjects. Courses are taught in either English or the host language.
  • International Co-op positions around the world

Learn more about global opportunities at Northeastern University here>>

Additional information on academic exchange programs may be found at

For graduate students interested in participating in our any of our exchange programs, please contact Ms. Laurie Mastone at for additional information.

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    For information about the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Northeastern University:

    Call (617) 373-3327