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Summer STEM Study Abroad Programs

Dr. Kai McCormack, Director of the G-STEM Program | Giles 306 | kmccormack@spelman.edu
Dr. Karen Clay; Assistant Director for Study Abroad | Milligan 1006 | kclay2@spelman.edu

2019 Study Abroad Offerings

Provider Location Topic Pre-Requisites G-STEM Eligible
Arcadia Australia; Brisbane STEM Summer Research - Brisbane
STEM Summer Research in Biology; Chemistry; Engineering; Mathematics and Statistics; Physics
None Yes
Arcadia Ireland; Dublin STEM Summer Research - Dublin
STEM Summer Research in Biology; Chemistry; Computer and Information Sciences; Geological Sciences; Ecology
None Yes
Arcadia Ireland, Limerick STEM Summer Research - Limerick
STEM Summer Research in Engineering
None Yes
Arcadia Scotland, Aberdeen STEM Summer Research - Aberdeen
STEM Summer Research in Biomedical Sciences, Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology
None Yes
Arcadia Scotland; Glasgow STEM Summer Research - Glasgow
STEM Summer Research in Biomedical Sciences, Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology
None Yes
Arcadia Spain; Granada STEM Summer Research - Granada
STEM Summer Research in Environmental Sciences; Physics; Mathematics
None None
CIEE Botswana, Gaborone Summer Community Public Health Program in Gaborone College-level coursework in public health recommended No
CIEE Australia; Perth Perth Tropical Marine Ecology Summer Two semesters of college-level biology required; Upper-level coursework in ecology recommended Inquire
CIEE Ireland; Dublin Summer Engineering, Technology & Society Program in Dublin, Ireland None No
CIEE Thailand, Khon Kaen Khon Kaen Community Public Health Summer None Yes
CIEE Argentina; Buenos Aires Buenos Aires Community Public Health Summer College-level coursework in public health, history or politics of Argentina or Latin America recommended No
CIEE Costa Rica; Monteverde Monteverde Sustainability and the Environment
Two college-level courses in the natural sciences, environmental studies, sustainability, or agriculture Yes
CIEE Dominican Republic Santiago DR Community Public Health Summer Four semesters of college-level Spanish or equivalent; College-level coursework in public health recommended No
CIEE Peru; Cusco Peru: Summer Peruvian Studies Environmental Science Course: Climate Change None Inquire
CIEE Senegal; Dakar Summer Senegalese Studies
Public Health Course: Public Health and Development in Senegal and Africa (English)
Two or more semesters of college-level French (or equivalent) can take courses taught in French. No
IES Abroad South Africa; Cape Town Cape Town Summer
Health Studies
Some background in health or show an interest in Health globally. Prior studies in medicine or any health related field would be very advantageous.
IES Abroad China; Shanghai Shanghai Summer
Mechanical Engineering or Electrical and Computer Engineering in English
None No
IES Abroad Argentina; Buenos Aires Buenos Aires Summer
Agricultural & Environmental Sciences
None No
IES Abroad Potentially others Awaiting an update Inquire
IFSA-Butler England; Cambridge Pembroke and King's Colleges, Cambridge University Listed in Course Descriptions in the online course catalog Inquire
IFSA-Butler England; Cambridge Imperial College London Revolutions in Biomedicine
Biochemistry, Chemistry, Microbiology, Immunology, Genetics, Public Health, Global Health, Physics
Completed at least one bioscience course with a lab component Inquire
IFSA-Butler England; Brighton Summer Study Abroad at the University of Sussex
Biology, Chemistry
Listed in Course Descriptions in the online course catalog No
IFSA-Butler England; London King's College London
Energy & Energy Studies; Global Heath, Pharmacy/Pharmacology, Pre-Med
Listed in Course Descriptions in the online course catalog No
IFSA-Butler England, Oxford St. Peter's College, Oxford University
Environmental Studies
Listed in Course Descriptions in the online course catalog No
IFSA-Butler Scotland; Stirling University of Stirling
Mathematics
Listed in Course Descriptions in the online course catalog No
IFSA-Alliance for Global Education India; Pune Summer in Pune-Public Health None Yes
OTS- Auburn Univ. South Africa Global Health Listed in Course Descriptions in the online course catalog Inquire
Scientific Caribbean Foundation
(Dr. Juan F. Arratia)
Chile: Santiago & Valdivia Santiago: Universidad de Chile-Electrical Engineering and Robotics
Valdivia: Universidad Austral de Chile- Biochemistry & Microbiology
3.3 GPA with Previous Research Experience Yes
Scientific Caribbean Foundation
(Dr. Juan F. Arratia)
China: Beijing & PingTang National Astronomical Observatories (NAOC)- Astronomy 3.3 GPA with Previous Research Experience Yes
Scientific Caribbean Foundation
(Dr. Juan F. Arratia)
Costa Rica Universidad de Costa Rica--Biology, Mathematics 3.3 GPA with Previous Research Experience Yes
Scientific Caribbean Foundation
(Dr. Juan F. Arratia)
France: Rouen Rouen: The Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Strasbourg (INSA)--Computer Science 3.3 GPA with Previous Research Experience Yes
Scientific Caribbean Foundation
(Dr. Juan F. Arratia)
Germany: Rostock University of Rostock, Space and Atmospheric Sciences 3.3 GPA with Previous Research Experience Yes
Scientific Caribbean Foundation
(Dr. Juan F. Arratia)
New Zealand: Auckland UNITEC Institute of Technology - Environmental Sciences-Ecology 3.3 GPA with Previous Research Experience Yes
Scientific Caribbean Foundation
(Dr. Juan F. Arratia)
Peru: Lima & Cusco Lima: Jicamarca Radio Observatory - Astronomy and Space Science Cusco:Univ. Nacional San Antonio-Astronomy 3.3 GPA with Previous Research Experience Yes
Scientific Caribbean Foundation
(Dr. Juan F. Arratia)
Russia: Moscow Moscow State University: Astronomy 3.3 GPA with Previous Research Experience Yes
Scientific Caribbean Foundation
(Dr. Juan F. Arratia)
South Africa: Bloemfontein Bloemfontein: University of the Free State - Astronomy & Biotechnology 3.3 GPA with Previous Research Experience Yes
Scientific Caribbean Foundation
(Dr. Juan F. Arratia)
Taiwan; Taipei National Taiwan Normal University- Biomedical Engineering 3.3 GPA with Previous Research Experience Yes
SIT China; Kunming China: Community Health and Traditional Chinese Medicine (Summer) Previous college-level coursework or other significant preparation in the health sciences or a related field, as assessed by SIT. No
SIT Iceland; Ísafjörður Iceland: Renewable Energy,Technology, and Resource Economics Previous college-level coursework or background in engineering, economics, environmental studies, or related fields. Yes
SIT
India; New Delhi India: Traditional Medicine and Healthcare Practices (Summer) None No
SIT Indonesia; Bali, Kerambitan Indonesia: Community Nature Conservation in Bali  None  Yes
SIT Jordan Jordan: Counseling and Humanitarian Action Internship in Global Public Health None Inquire
SIT Kenya; Kisumu Kenya: Public Health in the Tropics Internship in Global Public Health and Policy Studies None; however, preference given to students with prior coursework or experience in health & policy studies or related fields. Inquire
SIT Madagascar; Antananarivo Madagascar: Traditional Medicine and Healthcare Systems (Summer) None, although students with a background in French will have many opportunities to use their French language skills. No
SIT Nepal; Kathmandu Nepal: Geoscience in the Himalaya Yes
SIT Panama; Panama City Marine Ecology & Blue Carbon Conservation in the Pacific & Caribbean Previous college-level coursework and/or other preparation in environmental studies, ecology, biology, or related fields, as assessed by SIT. Must be able to swim well. Inquire
SIT Geneva; Switzerland Public Health: Food Security and Nutrition Previous college-level coursework and/or other preparation in environmental studies, ecology, biology, or related fields, as assessed by SIT. Must be able to swim well. Inquire
Spelman College
(Dr. Kai McCormack)
 Barbados  Primate Field Research Permission of Instructor  Yes

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