The University of Missouri offers a wealth of study abroad opportunities. For example, Vice Provost for International Programs and Truman School Associate Professor Mary Stegmaier leads a study abroad in Kyrgyzstan - "Politics and Society in Central Asia" - to explore the history that shapes the society, culture and politics. In this program, you’ll earn three credits in political science or public affairs as you hear from practitioners, scholars and ordinary people about the political, economic and societal challenges facing Kyrgyzstan and how the government and the international community are working to address them.You will also explore beautiful and significant sites around Kyrgyzstan:
The next trip to Kyrgyzstan is scheduled for May 22 through June 5, 2022. Deadline to apply is February 15, 2022. Stay tuned for an informational session in the fall 21 semester (schedule for session TBD). For more information, visit the The Office of International Programs Study Abroad page.
Read about Hannah T.'s experience in the July 2021 Kyrgyzstan study abroad trip.