Global Academic Programs

Iowa State is a global university. Students pursue unique educational opportunities in 60 different countries each year, and on every continent, gaining valuable experience and perspective as they prepare to work in a global marketplace. Faculty and staff routinely share their expertise with colleagues around the world, as well as facilitate student exchanges, and host colleagues from other countries in Ames.

Council on International Programs 

The Council on International Programs (CIP) promotes the globalization of Iowa State's education, research and outreach programs; helps students, faculty, and staff increase their international awareness; and facilitates the exchange of students and faculty with institutions in other nations.


Agreements with international institutions


Study Abroad Center