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Eligibility and Requirements


All GGC students interested in studying abroad with a GGC or non-GGC program must meet the following eligibility criteria:
  • Be in good academic standing and be in good standing in their degree program (e.g., You cannot be on academic probation, conduct probation, or any form of academic warnings.)*
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher by the application deadline to participate in an exchange program with GGC's overseas partner institutions.
  • Complete a minimum of 24 collegiate credit hours by the program start date.
  • (for transfer students) Successfully complete a minimum of 1 full-time semester at GGC (e.g., enrolled and completed at least 12 credit hours).

For more detailed information about GGC's study abroad policies and your eligibility, please see the 'Student Study Abroad Policy in Procedures' in the GGC Handbook or reach out to the Office of Internationalization (

*Certain study abroad programs may require higher GPAs or other prerequisites. Please read the program's brochure carefully.