18 episodes

Beyond the States: How to Access the Exceptional and Affordable Degree Programs in Europe podcast explores how attending the English taught bachelor’s and master’s degree programs at European universities offer solutions to the many problems with higher education in the US. Jenn Viemont will provide inside information about the benefits and options in Europe, interviewing European administrators, higher education experts, and American students who are currently studying in Europe.

Beyond the States: College in Europe Jenn Viemont

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Beyond the States: How to Access the Exceptional and Affordable Degree Programs in Europe podcast explores how attending the English taught bachelor’s and master’s degree programs at European universities offer solutions to the many problems with higher education in the US. Jenn Viemont will provide inside information about the benefits and options in Europe, interviewing European administrators, higher education experts, and American students who are currently studying in Europe.

    Financial Aid and College in Europe

    Financial Aid and College in Europe

    Jenn talks with Mark Kantrowitz, a leading expert on financing a student’s college education. 

    • 15 min
    Whats My Major?

    Whats My Major?

    One difference between college in the US and Europe is that in Europe incoming students must apply to a specific program, so they must know what they want to study. For students who don’t know what they want to study, this aspect can lead to worry. In this podcast, Jenn announces the availability of our “What’s My Major?” offering that helps students determine their field of study.

    • 11 min
    College in Europe 101

    College in Europe 101

    This week's podcast is our College in Europe 101 webinar as presented in February. Video is available at https://beyondthestates.com/upcoming-webinars/

    • 47 min
    Why Not to Study in Europe

    Why Not to Study in Europe

    After reading a blog post from a college counsellor that declared that the US post secondary education system was globally superior, Jenn felt compelled to respond. Here are her answers to the naysayers.

    • 16 min
    Study Abroad and Erasmus

    Study Abroad and Erasmus

    Jenn talks about the prospect of studying abroad in another country when you’re already studying abroad as an international student. She interviews João Pinto from the Erasmus Student Network. Interesting fact: students who study abroad are 3x more likely to vote!

    • 48 min
    Fostering Student Independence

    Fostering Student Independence

    Parents are often concerned that students will struggle when faced with the new environment of college. In this episode, Jenn focuses on the importance of building independence in your student. She also talks about how she’s building these skills in her own children.

    • 14 min

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