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  • Locations: Accra, Ghana; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Cadiz, Spain; Casablanca, Morocco; Dubrovnik, Croatia, Republic of; Guayaquil, Ecuador; Lisbon, Portugal; Puntarenas, Costa Rica; Salvador, Brazil; San Diego, United States
  • Program Terms: IOP Fall
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  • Program Sponsor: Semester at Sea 
  • This program is currently not accepting applications. If the deadline has recently passed, you may wish to complete the Extension Request Form for a possible extension.

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Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5 Click here for a definition of this term Class standing: 1-Freshman, 2-Sophomore, 3-Junior, 4-Senior, 6-Other
Language of instruction: English Housing options: Cabin on ship, Home-stay
Click here for a definition of this term Areas of study: Anthropology, Art history, Art studio, Business administration, English, Environmental studies, Film and media studies, History, International studies, Linguistics, Philosophy, Political science, Psychology, Sociology
Program Description:
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FALL 2019: CANALS AND THE ATLANTIC
STARTS: September 9, 2019 | ENDS: December 23, 2019
106 Days, 12 Cities, 11 Countries, 4 Continents
Embark: Amsterdam, Netherlands Tema/Takoradi, Ghana
Gdansk, Poland Salvador, Brazil
Kiel Canal Transit Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Lisbon, Portugal Panama Canal Transit
Cadiz, Spain Guayaquil, Ecuador
Croatia, Dubrovnik Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Casablanca, Morocco Debark: San Diego, CA, United States
ABOUT US 
MVWO 2017
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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This program is currently not accepting applications. If the deadline has recently passed, you may wish to complete the Extension Request Form for a possible extension.