According to the 2018 Open Doors report published by the Institute of International Education to track study abroad enrollment, 6.1% of study abroad students were African-American; 8.2 % Asian, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; and 10.25 were Hispanic/Latino. Over 70% of American students who studied abroad during the 2016-2017 year were white.
Throughout the history of study abroad, women have outnumbered men in participating in study abroad. There are also increasing numbers of women who travel solo around the world. Abroadia has compiled some resources for you to read over as you prepare to study abroad.