Put very basically, experiential learning is learning by doing. It’s taking what you’re taught in the classroom and putting it into practice, whether that's through an internship, working and learning abroad, or performing original research. The benefits are as obvious as they are endless. You’re more engaged with your schoolwork, you’re gaining the real-world experience that more and more employers are looking for, you’re able to network...you get the idea.
So what can you do? We’re glad you asked. Experiential learning can take a variety of forms, including:
Have a different idea? Need to ask a few questions first? Please contact:
Executive Director of Academic Innovation