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CET Public Health & Service-Learning in Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
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Fact Sheet:
Country: Vietnam City: Ho Chi Minh City
Type of Program: Language and Area Studies Language Prerequisite: None
Program Description:

Public Health & Service-Learning in Ho Chi Minh City

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CET Vietnam is for students interested in seeing international development in action. Students conduct service-learning at local philanthropic organizations. They take multidisciplinary courses, taught in English, that contextualize their hands-on experiences. Students also study Vietnamese language and live with a Vietnamese roommate. The program's emphasis on Public Health makes it a good fit for pre-med students or students who want to study social change in the developing world.

Study Abroad in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: Features

  • Service-oriented internships in a variety of social sectors, including Public Health
  • A core course that introduces the challenges of development in Vietnam: women & gender relations, public health, education, environmental development
  • Hands-on exposure to the local community
  • Vietnamese language classes at all levels
  • Local roommates
  • No language prerequisite

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2016 11/01/2015
Rolling Admission 02/17/2016 06/05/2016
Summer 2016 03/01/2016
Rolling Admission 06/15/2016 08/14/2016
Fall 2016 05/01/2016
Rolling Admission 08/31/2016 12/18/2016
Spring 2017 11/01/2016 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

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