KIIS - Tanzania
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (Outgoing Program)
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|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Summer||2017||02/15/2017 **||Rolling Admission||06/07/2017||07/10/2017|
|NOTE: NOTE: Early-bird deadline= December 1st (save $100 off program fee); Early-bird notification is December 15th/Regular notification March 1. Please note that programs may fill during the early-bird application period.|
|Summer||2018||02/15/2018 **||Rolling Admission||06/06/2018||07/09/2018|
|NOTE: Earlybird savings of $100 if you apply by December 1, 2017. $100 discount credited toward total program fee. Early notifications released December 15. Final deadline February 15. Regular acceptance notifications released March 1.|
** Indicates rolling admission notification. Applicants will be notified of acceptance and be able to complete post-decision materials as admission decisions are made.
Indicates that deadline has passed
|Minimum GPA:||2||Class Status:||Sophomore|
|Language of Instruction:||English||Language Courses Offered:||Swahili|
|Prior Language Study Required:||None||Academic Subject:||Biology, Health Sciences, Social Work|
Download 2018 estimated cost of attendance sheet: KIIS Tanzania Summer 2018.pdf
Capture the essence of Africa in an exciting five-week Tanzanian experience! Explore the Swahili culture, traditions, Indian Ocean beaches and natural riches.
The KIIS Tanzania program includes service-learning/internships for students in health related majors such as medicine, nursing, health administration, public health and social work. A site lecture at the world-famous archeological sites of Olduvai Gorge (Cradle of Humankind) will be provided to students taking anthropology, while excursions to Serengeti (Safari Green) and Zanzibar (Safari Blue) will lead to the rich land and sea biodiversity of Tanzania.
The program is based in the capital city of Dar es Salaam. Students are housed in a hotel that provides attractive amenities for group guests and events; they include 24/7 wifi, state of the art conference room, in-room temperature control, and outdoor class facilities.
Please note: All courses are in English. Students have the option of enrolling in a non-credit introduction to Swahili-language course taught by a local expert. Students with with some language proficiency in Swahili will be able to improve their speaking skills as well as their knowledge of Tanzanian culture through interaction with locals.