: 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.
: Fall: mid July to early December; Spring: early February to late July
: 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.
: 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
s: 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.
: A full description of the program costs and billing procedures is available in the budget sheets. Please click here for Budget Sheets Fall Spring
: 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
Mary Lynn Dalton, Emory Study Abroad Advisor, firstname.lastname@example.org
IFSA-Butler Program Advisor: Hannah Sutton, email@example.com