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  • Locations: Accra, Ghana; Barcelona, Spain; Bremerhaven, Germany; Cape Town, South Africa; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Honolulu, HI, United States; Kobe, Japan; Kochi, India; Port Louis, Mauritius; San Diego, United States; Shanghai, China; Takoradi, Ghana; Valencia, Spain; Yangon, Myanmar;
  • Program Terms: Fall
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Semester at Sea 
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Affiliated Institution Program Language of Instruction: English
Housing Options: Other Minimum GPA: 2.5
Minimum Class Standing: 2-Freshman, 3-Sophomore, 4-Junior, 5-Senior Academic Area: Anthropology, Art & Design, Biology, Business, Communication Studies, Economics, Environmental Studies, History, Management & Information Systems, Marketing, Modern Languages and Literatures, Philosophy, Political Science and Law, Psychology, Science, Sociology, Theatre, Women's and Gender Studies
Program Description:
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FA17 Voyage


STARTS: September 9, 2017 | ENDS: December 23, 2017
106 Days, 13 Cities, 11 Countries, 4 Continents

Embark: Bremerhaven, Germany
•Barcelona, Spain
•Valencia, Spain
•Accra, Ghana

•Cape Town, South Africa
•Port Louis, Mauritius
•Cochin, India
•Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
•Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
•Shanghai, China
•Kobe, Japan
•Honolulu, Hawaii
DebarkSan Diego, CA, United States


Semester at Sea is a multiple country study abroad program open to students of all majors emphasizing comparative academic examination, hands-on field experiences, and meaningful engagement in the global community. A wide variety of coursework from 20-25 disciplines is integrated with relevant field studies in up to a dozen countries, allowing for a comparative study abroad experience that is truly global. Colorado State University is Semester at Sea's academic partner. Students from 250-300 colleges in the United States and the world participate on Semester at Sea each term. Credit earned is transferable to a student’s home institution.

Our mission is to educate students with the global understanding necessary to address the challenges of our interdependent world. With the world as our classroom, our unique shipboard program integrates multiple-country study, interdisciplinary coursework, and hands-on field experiences for meaningful engagement in the global community. Our mission, vision, strategy, and core values are rooted in student success and global comparative education. We take pride in our participants’ achievements, spanning back to our first voyage in 1963.


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*New courses added up until 5 months prior to start date.
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For Further Information:
Contact the Study Abroad email alias,

Domenica Dominguez, Director of Study Abroad and International Programs,
All students must complete the Montclair State University study abroad application process first to receive approval.  Please click on the "Apply Now" at the top of the page to begin your application.
Office of International Engagement
Montclair State University
1 Normal Avenue Montclair, NJ 07043

Tel: 973 655-4216
Fax: 973 655-7654


Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.