Arava Program

Arava Institute for Environmental Studies
Rabbi Michael M. Cohen
Arava Institute North AmericaKibbutz Ketura
D.N. Eilot 88840
Int'l Phone: 972-8-635-6547


Middle East and North Africa: Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Palestinian National Authority

Dates: Oct-Jan and/or Feb-Jun; summer pgm avail in Jun

Subject: Community Service Projects, Ecology And Environmental Studies, Environmental Design, Environmental Law, Environmental System Analysis, Independent Study, Interdisciplinary Studies, Kibbutzim, Peace Studies, Religion And Theology, Sustainable Development, Water Management, Water Resource Survey

Level: Pre-College, Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduates, Adults
Requires: 3.00 GPA, previous study in field
Age Min: 18

Undergrad Credit: Available
Undergrad: 15 per sem
Grad Credit: Available
Grad: 15 per sem
Document Awarded: Degree, Transcript

Overall Program Costs: $8,000 per sem
Cost Include: All Meals, Excursions, Fees, Health Insurance, Housing Included, Tuition
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $5,000 To $10,000 Not Including Intl Travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Independent Study Format, Lecture, Seminar, Study Tour, Volunteer Service, Workshop
Students: International

Housing Arrangement: Arranged By Program
Housing Type: Residence Halls

Deadline: 2 mos before pgm

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 1996
In Cooperation With: Ben Gurion U of Negev, Tel Aviv U, U of CA
Orientation Location: Abroad
Orientation Description: (2 days, beg of sem)
Financial Aid: Scholarships, Work-Study
May Contact Former Participant