How expensive is a semester at sea?

How expensive is a semester at sea?

With Semester at Sea program fees ranging from around $26,000 to $32,000 for room, board and tuition, the program is not cheap (there are far more affordable programs out there). When you add books, immunizations, personal programs, visas, and airfare, you can expect to pay $35,000 to $41,000 for the full program.

Does Semester at Sea offer scholarships?

You may apply for as many scholarships as you are eligible – students can receive more than one award! About 60% of Semester at Sea participants receive ISE scholarships or work grants each year.

Does financial aid cover Semester at Sea?

Does Semester at Sea offer financial assistance? Yes. ISE offers a variety of need-based financial awards. Students who qualify for federal aid and loans can also receive ISE assistance.

Has anyone died Semester at Sea?

The death toll totaled seven. They were all killed when their bus driver, who had been on duty between 30 and 50 hours, driving under the influence of alcohol and speeding, lost control of their tour bus and crashed. The students had paid for a four day field trip in India.

How safe is Semester at Sea?

Semester at Sea crew provide 24/7 security on the ship itself. If the ship is located at a berth that is not in a pedestrian-friendly area, Semester at Sea works with the port agents and tour operators to coordinate shuttle service.

Is Semester at Sea competitive?

Individual Course Reviews

Course Name/Rating: Introduction to Drawing
Credit Transfer Issues: no.

How do I fund a Semester at Sea?

You can easily schedule a one-time or sustaining gift. For more information (including a short video and fund description) on the various funds that our donors support, please click here. If you need assistance making a gift to Semester at Sea, please call 800.854. 0195 or email [email protected]

Can you take out loans for Semester at Sea?

Federal Loan Options Semester at Sea offers an experience that promises to profoundly benefit participants on many levels. Just like with other items and experiences of value, loans can be useful in helping to assemble the funding necessary to make Semester at Sea a reality.

How hard is Semester at Sea?

Preparing for Semester at Sea is a challenging task that can take weeks if not months to organize. Between all of the visas, packing, planning and academic organization, preparing for your voyage of a lifetime might have you feeling stressed.

What is a student assistant on Semester at Sea?

These esteemed positions are available for industrious students with the necessary experience to be successful in their assignment. Students will be expected to work two hours per day while at sea. Student Assistant Grants are $4,000. Students are only eligible to apply for one position per voyage.