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CIEE: Community Public Health Program in Gaborone, Botswana
Gaborone, Botswana (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
Spring
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Restrictions: Gustavus applicants only
Budget Sheets Fall,
Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Program Provider:
CIEE - Council on International Educational Exchange
Program Term(s):
Semester only
Minimum Class Standing:
Sophomore
Minimum GPA:
2.75
Prerequisites:
No
Previous Language Study Req?:
No
Language of Instruction:
English, Other
Language courses offered:
Setswana
Housing Options:
Dormitory, Homestay
Areas of Study:
African Studies, Bioethics, Biology, Chemistry, Colonialism and Postcolonialism, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Engineering, Environmental Studies/Sustainability, Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies, Geography, Geology, History, International Studies, Islamic Studies, Journalism, Linguistics, Nursing, Philosophy, Political Science, Pre-Health, Pre-Med, Psychology, Public Health, Religion/Theology, Social Policy & Administration, Sociology, Theatre/Drama, Urban Studies
Program Design: Direct Enroll, Hybrid, Study Center, Theme based
Additional Program Options:
Community Service, Field Study, Practicum/Apprenticeship
Program Description:

CIEE Community Public Health Program in Gaborone, Botswana
Botswana has one of the most vibrant health care systems in Africa. With CIEE, you’ll explore the country’s healthcare delivery system and learn the successes and challenges from firsthand experience. You will observe the multifaceted response to a variety of healthcare issues in clinics, public health non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and hospitals. Engaging coursework, Setswana-language learning, homestays, and more will immerse you in this inspirational country and help you gain an understanding of its people. Your work in the classroom and engagement in the community offer you a unique insight into healthcare in Botswana and a profound intercultural study abroad experience.

Study abroad in Gaborone and you'll:
  • Study with local professors and students though direct enrollment at the University of Botswana
  • Observe in local healthcare service providers and organizations
  • Give back to the community through volunteerism
  • Explore rural public health issues and the relationship between modern and traditional medicine through a multiday stay in a rural village
Find out more.

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare. 
 


 
This program is currently not accepting applications.