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  • Locations: Santiago, Dominican Republic
  • Program Terms: Fall, Fall-LateApplicant, Spring, Spring-LateApplicant
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: SU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Program Description:

Santiago, DR
Program Name: CIEE Liberal Arts Program in Santiago, Dominican Republic

Program Highlights:

  • Minimum GPA - 2.5
  • Courses taught almost exclusively in Spanish
  • 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
Find out more. 

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

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.