International study is a great way to show potential employers that you are willing to work outside of your comfort zone and are able to cooperate with people from diverse backgrounds. But as the number of American students who study abroad increases, you may be looking for a way to stand out from the crowd. If you are thinking about entering one of these fields after graduation, China is the destination for you!
1. EDUCATION. Whether you plan on teaching or working in leadership and administration, studying in the world’s largest country is sure to give you a new perspective on education. Shanghai’s school system has been ranked number one in the world; not only is that an incredible achievement, but don’t forget that all of Shanghai’s development has happened in just the past couple of decades. American schools are looking toward Asia for models of educational excellence. As American classrooms become more diverse, schools are looking for teachers and administrators who have international experience; Shanghai is an international megacity that will expose you to global perspectives like nowhere else.