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CIEE: South Africa: Cape Town: Arts and Sciences Program
Cape Town, South Africa (Education Abroad Programs Program)
Program Terms: Fall Semester,
Spring Semester,
Year
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Year 2018-2019 09-APR-2018
**
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall Semester 2018 09-APR-2018
**
Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** 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.

Indicates that deadline has passed
Fact Sheet:
Class Status:
3rd year Minimum GPA Requirement: 3.0
Language Requirement:
none
Open to Non-UVa Students:
No
Housing: Apartment, Homestay, University dormitory Language of Instruction: English
Credit Type:
Transfer Credit
Program Type:
Direct Enrollment at foreign institution
Tuition Payments Made To:
Program Provider
Education Abroad Advisor:
Margaret Walter
Application Fee:
Yes
Study Abroad Administrative Fee:
Yes
Subject Area:
African-American & African Studies, Anthropology, Architecture, Art, Art - Art History, Asian Studies, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Commerce, Communications, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Drama, Economics, Education, Engineering, English Language and Literature, Environmental Sciences, Film Studies, Foreign Affairs, Geography, History, Independent Study, Law, Linguistics, Mathematics & Statistics, Media Studies, Music, Other Languages & Literatures, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Pre-Medical, Psychology, Public Health, Religious Studies, Service Learning, Sociology, Theater, Urban and Environmental Planning, Urban Studies, Women, Gender & Sexuality
Program Description:

Cape Town
CIEE Arts and Sciences Program in Cape Town, South Africa

Near the southwestern most tip of Africa, Cape Town is all about the wonders of nature – and the fallout of a complicated history that make this a society in transition. Experience it all, with strong academics, links to Cape Town peers and communities, historical site visits, and time to explore on your own. It’s an experience that’s sure to stick with you for life.

Study abroad in Cape Town and you will:
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  • Connect with a South African family with a stay that lasts a semester or just three days.
  • Lend time and support to Cape Town people in need – students say it’s a pinnacle part of this experience.
  • Live and learn where natural beauty and outdoor fun are part of everyday life.
  • Visit local theater, music, and dance productions, museums, rural cooperatives, and cricket and rugby matches

Established in 1998, this program allows students to continue their studies while they explore contemporary South African society. Courses may be taken in all University of Cape Town faculties excluding health sciences and Law faculties. Areas of study include Afrikaans, economics, political studies, and environmental and geographical sciences. Students participate in cultural components, and are strongly encouraged to take part in community service.

University of Cape Town (UCT). Established as South African College in 1829, UCT is internationally recognized as one of Africa’s leading research universities, with beautiful grounds and attractive buildings. Campus includes a range of commercial, medical, recreational, and sporting facilities. UCT courses are taught by faculty from the University of Cape Town. The CIEE Intercultural Communications and Leadership course is taught by the CIEE Director of Experimental Learning and the Student Services Director.

 
Find out more.

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare. 
 



Please Note: There is currently a University Restriction on Student Travel in place for the Western Cape Province (including Cape Town) of South Africa. Consult https://iso.virginia.edu/travel-alerts-notices-warnings for details. Students wishing to pursue education abroad programs in Cape Town or the Province must submit a petition as part of the Education Abroad application process per the UVA Policy on Student International Travel.



 
This program is currently not accepting applications.