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Area of Study:
Anthropology, History, Independent Study, Internships, Latin American Studies, Literature, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish
CIEE Liberal Arts Program in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Get to know the Dominican people and significantly improve your Spanish skills in Santo Domingo. Through fascinating courses, an internship with a grassroots organization, and volunteer opportunities, you’ll learn about the the country’s rich history. Take your Spanish skills to the next level by studying and living with native speakers. Plus, learn about important topics like slavery and endangered mangroves both in class and out in the real world, while gaining valuable work experience.
Study abroad in Santo Domingo you will:
Improve your Spanish language skills significantly through advanced-level courses
Partake in an optional development internship working with local organizations
Take part in excursions to sites of cultural importance, including the colonial zone, an anthropological museum, ecological preserves, and trips to the Samaná Peninsula and the Cibao region
Enjoy a specialized track in Caribbean Studies, non-credit volunteer opportunities, and the support of peer advisors