CIEE Santo Domingo
Santo Domingo, capital of the Dominican Republic, is located on the southern coast of the island. It has a population of two million and is considered to be the main economic and political center of the country. The city, often called the First City of the New World, is steeped in historical significance. There are numerous plazas and churches throughout the colonial district, which give a distinct flavor to the city. The city is divided by a river, the Rio Ozama, and is close to many beaches.
The Liberal Arts study abroad program in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic is for advanced level Spanish students who are motivated to gain a deeper appreciation of the realities of Dominican society, and the Caribbean region as a whole, especially issues of underdevelopment, through both academic and internship activities.
Relevant Academic Disciplines
Overall GPA 2.75
Spanish language course within the past year recommended
Language Skill: 2.5 years college level