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Program Sponsorship: Creighton Sponsored Program Program Type: Faculty-Led Program Abroad (FLPA), Global Scholars Programs
Minimum GPA Requirement: 2.5 Open to Non-Creighton Students?: Yes
Program Description:

 FLPA PERU
Discovering Peru: Church, Society, and Language in Context

FLPA Peru

 


Discovering Peru is a three-course (9 credit) academic service-learning program which connects theology, sociology, and Spanish language courses with community needs in Villa El Salvador, a section of Lima, Peru. Students attend class each day and also directly serve community partners for 4-5 hours. Reflection on this service in light of academic material occurs 3-4 times a week.


 

LOCATION
Lima, Peru
For one week we will also travel to the mountain city of Ayachucho. Finally, we "retreat" for 3 days on the Pacific coast of northern Peru.

DATES
May 16 - June 21, 2018

COURSES OFFERED
SOC 101, SPN XXX (depending on level), THL 443

COST
Cost: $5,200 + round trip flight to Lima, Peru

ELIGIBILITY
Any student who has completed their freshman year with a GPA of 2.5 or above.

APPLICATION DEADLINE
November 1, 2017

PROGRAM LEADERS & CONTACT INFORMATION

Dr. Jose Lemus | JoseMiguelLemus@creighton.edu | 402-280-2765
Dr. Thomas Kelly | ThomasKelly@creighton.edu | 402-280-2765



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 03/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.