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  • Locations: Townsville, Australia
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Year
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Emory applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Year 2017-2018 03/01/2017
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07/11/2017 06/16/2018
Fall 2017 03/06/2017
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07/11/2017 11/18/2017
Spring 2018 10/02/2017
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02/07/2018 06/16/2018

** Some programs accept students on a rolling admission basis. Students may be notified prior to this date of acceptance into the program.

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Program Description:
IFSA James Cook

Academic Focus: James Cook University is a comprehensive institution and all majors are suitable for this program. The marine biology program at JCU is among the best in the world. This program is open to all majors, but may be particularly suited to students with academic interests in the majors listed above.

Approximate Dates: Fall: mid July to early December; Spring: early February to late July

Eligibility Requirements: A minimum 3.0 GPA, following at least 3 semesters of college-level work and enrollment at an accredited institution the semester prior to the study abroad semester. No language requirement.

Courses: All students should consult the IFSA-Butler Australia handbook for courses offered in major subject areas. Questions regarding academics at a particular university may be directed to the appropriate IFSA-Butler Program Coordinator at 1-800-858-0229.

Credit and Grade Translation - IFSA James Cook University

Check the OISP Blanket-Approved Database for pre-approved courses: OISP Master Blanket Approval List

Living Arrangements: IFSA-Butler arranges housing prior to arrival for Emory students. Students receive complete information about housing options after their applications are accepted. Students live on campus in residential colleges with other JCU degree students. In some cases, students will live in furnished flats or houses in conveniently located residential areas. Housing is NOT provided before the program begins or after it ends. Students pay IFSA-Butler directly for all housing costs (including refundable housing deposit) and the cost of a meal ticket.

Costs: A full description of the program costs and billing procedures is available in the budget sheets. Please click here for Budget Sheets Fall Spring

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Students are eligible to carry existing financial aid and scholarships on Emory-approved study abroad programs. Students may also be eligible to apply for the following scholarships: IFSA-Butler Scholarship/Travel Grant and the Gilman Scholarship. Study Abroad Scholarships, Grants, Research & Service

Contacts
Mary Lynn Dalton, Emory Study Abroad Advisor, marylynndalton@emory.edu or 404-727-9767

IFSA-Butler Program Advisor: Hannah Sutton, hsutton@ifsa-butler.org


This program is currently not accepting applications.