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Summer Study Abroad Program with Volunteer Option in Prague

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks

Term

Summer

Dates

June 26 - July 27

Degree Level

Undergraduate

Qualifications

Admission Requirements:
- Must be at least a university sophomore (2nd year student)
- G.P.A. (grade point average) must be at least a 3.0 (students with a 2.70 -2.99 may still apply, but must submit a grade explanation along with the application materials)
- Must be fluent in English (Non-native English speakers are required to submit a recent (not more than two years old) Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score. A minimum score of 550 PBT / 213 CBT / 79-80 IBT is required for admission. Other certifications may be accepted upon review

Minimum Education

High School

Languages

  • Czech

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching

  • English
  • Czech

Subject Areas

  • Culture
  • Economics
  • Film
  • Finance
  • Foreign Language
  • History
  • Humanities
  • International Policy & Diplomacy
  • Languages & Linguistics
  • Public Management
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Tv & Media Production

Cost in US$:

2700 USD

Cost Includes:

  • Travel while in host country
  • Excursions
  • Language instruction
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials abroad

Program Fees Include:

- Tuition (up to 4 courses or 12 credits)
- Survival Czech eight-hour course with textbook
- Airport assistance and transport (to the Komenskeho dormitory only) on the official arrival day
- 30-day public transportation pass
- Welcome meeting and guided city tour
- Vltava river cruise
- Orientation excursion to UNESCO town, Kutna Hora ( includes transportation, admissions fees, and guide)
- Dormitory and university orientation
- Field trips and museum visits included in the class syllabi
- Farewell Party
- 24-hour telephone emergency assistance provided by ECES staff
- Dormitory assistance
- Charles University student ID card
- Access to computer labs
- Access to the university libraries
- One official transcript sent by priority mail

Credit Available

yes

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Education
  • Orphans
  • Volunteer Management

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Participants Travel

Independently

Application Process Involves

  • Transcript
  • Online Application