A gap year is anything but a year off!
In fact, gap programs are formative experiences for high school juniors and seniors. They encourage personal growth and also can help students determine how best to pursue their college education.
Research has shown that deferring college to travel, work, and volunteer overseas can be among the most important choices a high school student makes. And best of all, it’s supported by top colleges and universities.
Rustic Pathways are just one of the companies offering experiences from immersing yourself in Latin American culture, learning marine conservation in the South Pacific, or interning with a Rustic Pathways partner organization.
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