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  • Locations: Accra, Ghana; Cape Town, South Africa; Casablanca, Morocco; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Hong Kong, China; Shanghai, China
  • Program Terms: Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Semester at Sea 
  • Restrictions: WKU applicants only
  • Program Cost:: Spring
Program Dates:
Program Dates:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 01/05/2019 04/19/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
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Field of Study: ADVERTISING, ANTHROPOLOGY, ART, ART HISTORY, BIOLOGY, BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, COMMUNICATION STUDIES, CREATIVE WRITING, ENGLISH, ENTREPRENEURSHIP, ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES, GENDER AND WOMEN'S STUDIES, GEOGRAPHY, HEALTH SERVICES, HISTORY, HOTEL, RESTAURANT AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT, INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS, INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, JOURNALISM, LITERATURE, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, MASS COMMUNICATION, MUSIC, PHILOSOPHY, POLITICAL SCIENCE, PSYCHOLOGY, RELIGIOUS STUDIES, SOCIOLOGY Minimum GPA: 3.0
Class Eligibility: Doctoral Student, Freshman, Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Program Description:
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SPRING 2019: A VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD
STARTS: January 5, 2019 | ENDS: April 19, 2019
104 Days, 15 Cities, 11 Countries, 4 Continents
Embark: San Diego, CA, United States Cochin, India
Honolulu, Hawaii Port Louis, Mauritius
Kobe, Japan Cape Town, South Africa
Shanghai & Hong Kong, China Tema & Takoradi, Ghana
Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam Casablanca, Morocco
Yangon, Myanmar (Burma) Debark: Hamburg, Germany
ABOUT US 
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Semester at Sea is a multiple country study abroad program open to students of all majors emphasizing comparative academic examination, hands-on field experiences, and meaningful engagement in the global community. A wide variety of coursework from 20-25 disciplines is integrated with relevant field studies in up to a dozen countries, allowing for a comparative study abroad experience that is truly global. Colorado State University is Semester at Sea's academic partner. Students from 250-300 colleges in the United States and the world participate on Semester at Sea each term. Credit earned is transferable to a student’s home institution.
 
Our mission is to educate students with the global understanding necessary to address the challenges of our interdependent world. With the world as our classroom, our unique shipboard program integrates multiple-country study, interdisciplinary coursework, and hands-on field experiences for meaningful engagement in the global community. Our mission, vision, strategy, and core values are rooted in student success and global comparative education. We take pride in our participants’ achievements, spanning back to our first voyage in 1963.
FREQUENTLY OFFERED DISCIPLINES
Anthropology Economics International Studies Political Science
Art Studio/Art History Geography Media Communications/Journalism Psychology
Biology Creative Writing/Literature/Drama Philosophy, Religion, & Ethics Spanish
Business History Music, Theatre, & Dance Sociology
Communications Human Development & Family Studies Natural Resources Tourism
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Course Information 
*New courses added up until 5 months prior to start date.
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