The InterExchange Impact

Our participants seek life-changing adventures around the world.

They seek experiences that will push them to new heights and stretch them in exciting directions.

We asked more than 50,000 InterExchange alumni worldwide what impact their abroad program had on their lives.

Here’s what they said.


experienced personal fulfillment during their program


reported becoming more independent as a result of their program


keep in touch with international friends and colleagues

Employers around the world greatly value intercultural and interpersonal abilities in their staff members. InterExchange alumni developed these exact skills on their programs.

My InterExchange program gave me increased ability to:

    Be Independent

  • Be Independent 90%
  • Communicate Across Cultures

  • Communicate Across Cultures 86%
  • Work in a Diverse Team

  • Work in a Diverse Team 83%
  • Pursue My Professional Goals

  • Pursue My Professional Goals 73%
  • Be Flexible

  • Be Flexible 73%
  • Take Initiative

  • Take Initiative 68%
  • Manage Complex Tasks

  • Manage Complex Tasks 53%
  • Be a Leader

  • Be a Leader 47%


of international participants improved their English language skills during their stay in the U.S.


of American participants improved their foreign language skills during their program abroad

International participants
with a positive or very positive view of the USA
Before Program
After Program
American participants
with a positive or very positive view of their host country
Before Program
After Program


of participants rated their experience 8 or above on a scale of 1-10


of our alumni would recommend InterExchange to a friend

U.S. Department of State-Designated J-1 Visa Sponsor
Alliance for International Exchange
The International Coalition for Global Education and Exchange
European-American Chamber of Commerce New York
Global Ties U.S.
International Au Pair Association
WYSE Travel Confederation