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Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Minimum GPA: 3.0
Areas of Study: Culture, Occupational Therapy Class Status: 5) Graduate
Housing Options: Guest House Program Type: Global Ed., Mission Trip
Program Description:
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Join OT students as we go to a rural community in Nicaragua to provide hands-on service to those less fortunate. Learn about the Nicaraguan culture and way of life! Work side-by-side with a missionary nurse to discover how to serve others and serve Christ through this life-changing experience!
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Course(s)

Students who join this program will be required to register for one of the following courses:

DPT 763- Global Education Occupational Therapy
 
These courses are listed in the Fall 2017 semester.

Travel Dates

January 3-10, 2018

Leaders


This course is led by  Dr. Wendy Goldbach, Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy. 
Wendy.goldbach@cuw.edu
 

Requirements

  • The course is geared toward OT students, but students from the School of Education or Social Work program are welcome to apply.
  • Must be in good academic and conduct standing with the institution.
  • Must register for one of the associated courses. 
  • Must comply with all deadlines for applications, document submissions, deposits and other payments.

Costs

  • Program Fees: $1,000-1,300
  • Tuition (3 credits)*
  • Study Abroad Fee: $50
  • iNext Insurance Costs: $40
*For full-time undergraduates, there is no additional charge for tuition as long as the 3-credit course does not put you over 18 credits for the Spring semester.

Inclusions

Included in the Program Fees are:
  • Round-trip airfare
  • Airport transfer and ground transportation
  • Luggage fees for up to 1 checked bag1 under 50 pounds (only one checked bag is recommended)
  • Lodging
  • Travel visa
  • Some meals*
Not Included:
  • Fees associated with obtaining a valid passport*
  • Personal expenses


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winterim 2018 10/01/2017 ** Rolling Admission 01/03/2018 01/10/2018

** 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.