Programs : Brochure
- Locations: Havana, Cuba
- Program Terms: Fall- Embedded
- Host Program Website: Visit host website for more information
- Restrictions: PSU applicants only
This 8 day program will allow students to experience Havana, Cuba. Nursing students will be immersed in Cuban culture and the healthcare system. You will visit a number of healthcare facilities and attend guest lectures on the local health system, challenges and solutions in healthcare and healthcare delivery, as well as health promotion. Service-learning is a component of the program, along with a number of hands on activities like dance lessons and cooking.
During the embedded travel component, housing will consist of private accommodations/homestays.
The process for enrolling in an embedded course varies according to the instructor and/or department. The program leader has indicated that in order to enroll in the course and travel component, students must have a GPA of 2.5 or greater. The faculty who are leading the program will interviewing the Nursing students during the summer.
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Fall- Embedded||2016||12/01/2016 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
|Fall- Embedded||2017||08/22/2017 **||Rolling Admission||10/28/2017||11/04/2017|
|NOTE: The application deadline date is NOT as it appears above. Please contact the program leader, Marcia Satryan, by emailing email@example.com if you are interested in applying for this embedded program|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
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