Connect-123 Study Programs in Cape Town, South Africa
Connect-123's Social Entrepreneurship Program at the University of Cape Town provides a hands-on, one-of-a-kind experience in the challenges of entrepreneurship as well as the special opportunities present in emerging markets. The Program is open to students from all disciplines and includes a substantial fieldwork component, where students work side-by-side with local social entrepreneurs, blending experiential and classroom-based learning. The Program is ideal for students looking to combine academic study at one of Africa’s leading teaching and research institutions with real-world, career-related international work experience.
Dates: February to June (Spring Semester) or July to November (Fall Semester)
Cost: The program fee includes tuition, housing, orientation, health insurance and select social events throughout the semester. For current fees, please follow the website link below and click "Programs."
Contact: Connect-123 South Africa, 37 Roeland Street, Cape Town, South Africa 8001
USA Tel: (800) 731 6406 (toll free); South Africa Tel: +27 21 462 5968
| NYU Global Programs
Stay on track in your major while studying abroad at one of NYU’s global locations in Africa, the Americas, Asia, Australia, Europe, and the Middle East. Subject courses are taught in English, and language courses are offered at all levels.
Dates: Study abroad for a semester, year, summer, or January term.
Contact: NYU Office of Global Programs, 110 East 14th Street, Lower Level, New York, NY 10003-4170.
Brockport Study Abroad Programs (SUNY)
Offers more than 62 study abroad programs in countries all over the world including Ghana.
Contact: International Education Office, SUNY BROCKPORT College, 350 New Campus Drive, Brockport, NY 14420.
Tel: 800-298-SUNY; Fax: 585-637-3218; firstname.lastname@example.org, www.brockportabroad.com.
CIEE: Council on International Educational Exchange
CIEE offers several Study Abroad and Language Programs in Africa, including Ghana, Morocco, South Africa and Tanzania.
Contact: www.ciee.org; email@example.com.
Veterinary Field Study
This special interest course is designed for students in veterinary science where you will meet and interact with wildlife veterinarians in South Africa, hands-on. Learn about the crucial role of veterinarians in the growing wildlife industry by participating in game capture operations, field and lab work. A visit to the Onderstepoort Veterinary School at the University of Pretoria also forms part of the course. The program is endorsed by the Centre for Wildlife Management, University of Pretoria (South Africa).
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.ekotracks.com
North Carolina State University
African Ecology & Conservation
This program is offered in Namibia with its variety of spectacular landscapes. Discover the unique ecology of the the Namib Desert, participate in adventure tourism activities, traverse the mountain landscape of Damaraland while tracking “desert” elephants, study the magnificent diversity of wildlife in the world famous Etosha National Park and learn about predator conservation, human-wildlife conflict, savanna ecology and game ranching.
School for International Training (SIT)
Offers a variety of study abroad programs based in Africa.
Contact: email@example.com, www.worldlearning.org
University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)
Full Curriculum and African Studies in Accra, Ghana
The Ghana program offers an opportunity for students to live in the heart of West Africa. Students may enroll in a traditional African studies program or choose from a wide range of courses taught in English at the Univ. of Ghana. There are also several courses specifically designed to introduce the USAC participants to the local culture and region. These courses include dance, social studies, and agriculture.
Contact: University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC), Univ. of Nevada, MS 323, Reno, NV 89857; 775-784-6569, fax 775-784-6010; firstname.lastname@example.org, usac.unr.edu.