East Central University’s Global Education office promotes, provides, and facilitates academic and cultural exchange opportunities for the students and faculty to develop global awareness and cross-cultural competencies through participation in programs on campus at East Central University and throughout the world.

Why Study Abroad?

In order for East Central University students to compete successfully in today’s multicultural world, an understanding of different ethnic groups and their cultures, philosophies, and traditions is essential. ECU’s Global Education programs provide students with first-hand multicultural experiences that enrich their education by:
Semester-long and short-term Study Abroad opportunities
Exchange programs with ECU’s sister-institutions in France, Spain, Russia, Germany, and other countries
Educational programs with partner Universities throughout the world
Assistance in obtaining study abroad scholarships through the ECU Foundation, Brad Henry International Scholar, Linda Ainsworth Scholarship, and other programs



Mailing Address
East Central University, PMB E-1
1100 E. 14th St.
Ada, Oklahoma USA  74820

Horace Mann, Room 319
580-559-5345 (fax)

Dr. Mara Sukholutskaya