Study at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra, ranked as the top university in the Dominican Republic
Take one of three academic tracks based on your proficiency in Spanish and choose courses on the society, economics, culture and politics of the region
Stay with a Dominican family in a homestay to increase your cultural immersion
Spend three days in the Samaná Peninsula and travel to Costanza, home to the highest mountain peak in the Dominican Republic. Visit rural areas of the country for two weeks, learning about agricultural and industrial projects in the region including a Dominican tobacco company
Volunteer your time with children with mental or physical disabilities or help at a local baseball academy. You may also assist at a school or by helping to take care of young mothers
Partner with a Dominican or Haitian student to observe the cultural differences
Pre-departure and on-site orientations to help you assimilate to the Dominican Republic
Benefit from cross-cultural experiences such as helping to plan educational fairs for students
You must obtain permission to study off campus by clicking the 'apply now' button. You should visit our website for more information or schedule an advising appointment with the GO Program (570-372-4697) or email email@example.com.
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.