SIT Study Abroad participant SIT Study Abroad participant

South Africa: Community Health and Social Policy


Fall, Spring


September to December, February to May

Degree Level


Subject Areas

  • African Studies
  • Culture
  • History
  • Public Health

Cost in US$:

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Program Fees Include:

Please inquire for costs: Fees include tuition, full room and board, all field trips and related fares, health and accident insurance, and other direct program expenses. Participants pay for international airfare and domestic travel to the point of departure from the USA.

Experience Required


This Program is open to

Worldwide and American Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 12-15

Scholarships are Available

To make study abroad opportunities available to a wide range of students, SIT Study Abroad offers a variety of scholarships. We base all scholarship awards on need and merit. Awards range from 500 to 5,000. For a full list of scholarships, and to download a scholarship application, please visit our web site.

Application Process Involves

  • Letters of Reference
  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Transcript
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

3 weeks

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Job and Internship Network