Latin American Health, Nutrition and Environmental Issues

Committee on Institutional Cooperation
Janis Perkins Dir
Study Abroad, 28 International Center
Iowa City, IA  52242
Phone: 319-335 0353
Western Hemisphere: Dominican Republic: Jarabacoa

Host Inst.: Entrena SA

Dates: 8 wks, mid-Jun-mid-Aug

Subject: Caribbean studies, Education and teaching, Field study, Health and health education, Homestay, Independent study, Medicine, Nutrition, Social sciences, Sociology, Spanish language, Sustainable development

Level: Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Grads, Adults, Teachers, Professionals
Requires: 2.50 GPA, 2 sems Spanish or equiv, prior study or other exp with health & nutrition
Age Min: 18

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 8
Grad Credit: Avail
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: Contact sponsor
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact sponsor for pgm costs

Instruction Language: English, Spanish
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Lang study, Lecture, Seminar
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: homestays

Deadline: Mar 15

Other Info:
US Accredited Sponsor: Yes
Year Program Began: 1994
Orientation Location: abroad
Activities: cultural events activity, field trips activity
Misc: Summer pgm is based in Jarabacoa and La Esquina
Financial Aid: scholarships