Center for International Education

Dominican Republic

Spend a semester in Santiago, Dominican Republic at Creighton University's Encuentro Dominicano!

Students will experience service learning, academic life, and immersion trips living and working alongside families in rural communities. 

Take advantage of the opportunity to study abroad and obtain course credit as a student and/or intern in the Dominican Republic!


Program Details

Academic Trips & Immersions
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Encuentro Dominicano

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      At A Glance

      Term: Fall or Spring

      Program Level: Undergraduate

      Program Types: Academics, Internships, Service Learning

      Major(s): Open to all majors, but may be better suited for the following majors/minors:

      • Pre-Health
      • Education
      • Peace & Justice
      • Women & Gender Studies
      • Sociology
      • Anthropology
      • Spanish

      Language Requirements: There is no language requirement; however, it is helpful to have taken at least one college-level Spanish course prior to participation. 

      Cumulative GPA Requirement: 2.5

      Emily Marchese

      Emily Marchese

      Assistant Director of Global Experiential Learning in Internship Program
      Assistant Director in Internship Programs in Center for Life's Work
      Golisano Academic Center 109
      Kathleen Hansen

      Kathleen Hansen

      Assistant Director for Overseas Studies & Exchanges in Center for International Education
      Golisano Academic Center 119