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STUDY ABROAD IN STELLENBOSCH, SOUTH AFRICA
On the Summer in South Africa program, you will spend four to five weeksat one of South Africa’s oldest and most recognized universities. Studying at Stellenbosch University offers you an amazing college experience in an exotic destination. Ideally situated in the heart of the Cape Winelands, the University is at the core of city of Stellenbosch, the country’s oldest college town. Summer in South Africa includes hands-on courses, guest lecturers, and opportunities to learn both inside and outside the classroom.
While CISabroad works closely with NYIT, you will need to apply and pay all program fees directly to CISabroad. While we can assist in the search for your ideal program, it is important that you are aware of how the experience will fulfill credits back at NYIT.If you have any questions about this process, please contact email@example.com
A few highlights of this program include:
• 6- Day Garden Route Safari Tour - Have you ever wondered what it would be like to ride an ostrich? On the 6-day, 5-night Garden Route Tour, you can try it at an ostrich farm, visit a colony of beach penguins, and explore Tsitsikamma National Park. If you have an adventurous side, there are also opportunities to safari, surf, sand board, and ride horses on the beach.
• Cape Town and the wine country – When you arrive in South Africa, we’ll give you a detailed 3-day orientation, during which we’ll take you on a tour of Cape Town and the Stellenbosch wine country.
• South Africa focused academics – Summer in South Africa provides you the unique opportunity to study the history of South Africa, as well as issues faced today.
• Community Development Projects and Service Learning opportunities – In the classroom, you will develop an understanding of the issues affecting community life in South Africa. You then have the opportunity to participate in a service-learning project in your new community.
Summer in South Africa is located at Stellenbosch University, just 20 minutes from Cape Town and the ocean, in the picturesque Jonkershoek Valley. The University can be traced back to the 17th century, when the Dutch Reformed Church held regular school instruction on campus. Today, the University is an internationally recognized institution of higher education.
Stellenbosch University offers an ideal blend of academics, campus events, and social opportunities. Stellenbosch is a beautiful, safe campus with many international students. Both the campus and the surrounding communities are a melting pot of cultures. You can choose from 6 hands-on courses taught by highly qualified professors. This program is special because you will also have the opportunity to explore the African continent, make lifelong friends, and assist a local community with development work.
Program Price and Dates
|Arrival Session 1 - General Program||13-Jun|
|Classes End||Garden Route Safari Tour: 11-16 Jul|
Arrival Session 2 - Learning for Sustainable Community Engagement
|Classes End||Garden Route Safari Tour: 18-23 Jul|
|Term: Summer 2014||Price: $6,390-7,190|
Program fees are in US dollars and include the following:
CISabroad reserves the right to alter fees at any time due to currency fluctuations and/or fee changes made by our partner universities.
You may qualify for one of the following study abroad awards:
Be among the Early Bird applicants to any of our programs and get $100 off the cost of your program!
For all of the following scholarships, simply fill out the CIS scholarship application form by April 1
Please visit the CISabroad scholarship page for more details and the scholarship application
For more information, please contact:
Mr. Tammen Nicholson
Dr. Diamando Afxentiou
Executive Associate Dean & Director of Experiential Eduation
212-261-1602 / 516-686-3937