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
Application Steps & Forms
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Take a sneak peek at what the Encuentro Dominicano program in Santiago, Dominican Republic has to offer! 

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    At A Glance

    Semester: Fall and Spring

    Program Level: Undergraduate

    Program Types: Academics, Internships, Service Learning

    Major(s): Open to all majors, but may be better suited for to 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. 

    Emily Marchese

    Emily Marchese

    Assistant Director 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
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