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  • Locations: Limuru, Kenya; Nairobi, Kenya
  • Program Terms: Spring
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Class Status: 1 - freshman, 2 - sophomore, 3 - junior, 4 - senior, 5 - grad student
Housing Options: Dormitory Area of Study: Nursing
Program Type: USA Faculty-led Minimum GPA: 2.25
Program Description:

USA Nursing in Kenya



Program Overview
This program will provide students an opportunity to learn about the healthcare system in Kenya. Additionally, students will have the unique opportunity to enhance their team-based learning skills as they work alongside students from the University of Nairobi in the simulation lab there. USA will host University of Nairobi students and faculty at the beautiful Breckenridge resort in Limuru, for a day filled with activities including a tropical disease lecture by a guest speaker from University of Nairobi. Finally, students will enjoy local food and customs as well as visit an elephant and giraffe park prior to returning.

Accommodation and Meals
Lodging, breakfast, and dinner are included.  Lunch will be available for purchase daily.

Program Costs
The cost of the USA Nursing in Kenya program is $2000.  Program costs DO NOT INCLUDE round trip airfare.  Program costs do include all in-country transportation, accommodations, meals as specified above, and international health insurance and emergency assistance.  Participants should budget additional funds for supplies or personal expenses such as souvenirs or independent travel, based upon individual spending habits.  Costs are based on anticipated exchange rates and enrollment and are subject to change. Program items may be changed in lieu of a price increase.

Payment Schedule and Deadline
A program deposit of $350.00 is due within 10 days of program application and no later than September 20, 2017.  The first payment installment of $825 is due on October 11, 2017.  The final payment installment of $825 is due on November 1, 2017.  Applicants can reserve a spot in the program by hitting the "Apply Now" button and completing the online program application. Once accepted, applicants can confirm their place in the program by paying the program deposit of $350. The deposit is applied toward the cost of the program, $300 of which is fully refundable if the participant withdraws before the priority application deadline of September 20, 2017.

Refund Policy
Program fees are refundable only in the event of cancellation of the program and are based on recoverable expenses. All payments should be considered non-refundable, and any requests for consideration of refunds based on extenuating circumstances (medical, etc…) must be made in writing and will be considered on a case by case basis.
 
For Additional Information, Please Contact:
Professor Misty Guy RN, MSN
College of Nursing
Email: mguy@southalabama.edu  

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.