College of Liberal Arts

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With more than 10,000 students across 42 majors, the College of Liberal Arts encourages students to consider all of their study abroad options. UT has over 400 approved programs abroad.

To streamline your research, we have highlighted important course information and selected programs that could best suit your major. Use the following guidance as a starting point for identifying programs that will best fit your goals. A best fit program can vary by student, degree plan, and coursework.

As a COLA major you must meet intermediate proficiency in a foreign language. Click here to see a list of programs that meet this requirement. 

You can fulfill core and flag requirements abroad via petition. For more information, click here.

For those seeking minor or certificate credit, the major guides can be an effective tool in locating partners with pre-approved coursework. Students across all majors are reminded to consult with their academic advisor and regularly check the My Credit Abroad (MyCA) database for course equivalents. Students can also identify courses at institutions of interest for pre-approval. All courses taken on exchange and faculty-led programs result in in-residence credit.