How long you want to study overseas for is your choice. You can choose to study for a few weeks, a full semester or an entire year. Short-term experience programs are two to six weeks long. This usually provides you with credit for one course, or part of a course. For Semester Exchange Programs, programs, you can choose to study for a Semester, or a whole year. To participate in any overseas study program, and receive any available funding, you must be eligible to receive credit towards your USQ degree.