Applied Learning is Hands-on Learning in the Real World for All Students.
Gain insight into the world of work, explore your vocation, and participate in servant leadership with Austin College. Add meaning to your academic studies by applying theories learned in classes to "real life" situations. Identify interdisciplinary skills gained in the classroom and applied in the workplace. Develop your understanding of the broad liberal arts knowledge and skills that can be applied to many life experiences.
Classroom to Career
With the Professionalism And The Humanities (PATH) and the STEM Teaching And Research (STAR) Leadership programs, your humanities and sciences classes at Austin College directly support your career development, preparing you to become a leader in any field that you choose.
Internships and Practicums
Gain experience in the workplace while you apply your learning from the classroom.
Your original intellectual or creative work mentored by a faculty member.
Explore cultural immersion and develop intercultural competence as you travel internationally.
Collaborate with stakeholders to apply your learning and make a difference in your community.
Integrative Learning Projects
Engage in projects which transcend traditional classroom practice.