Program Administrator: 
SEA Semester
Location: 

The program is based in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, during the Shore component. During the Sea component, the sail boat destinations include a variety of locations in the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean: Honolulu, Hawaii; Tahiti, French Polynesia; San Fransisco and San Diego, United States; Key West, United States and St. Croix, U.S Virgin Islands.

Duration: 
Fall term
Spring term
Summer
Language: 
English
Class Format: 
Classes Primarily with US Students
Housing: 
Apartment
Other
Requirement: 

Click here for SEA Semester's Admissions webpage.

Application Deadlines: 
Mandatory Application Checklist: 
Program Details: 

SEA Semester is a 12-week or 8-week study abroad program for undergraduates that combines academic study on shore with a sailing research voyage at sea. Each SEA Semester includes foundational coursework in oceanography, maritime studies, and nautical science, and is designed to offer a multidisciplinary platform from which to study our oceans. 17-18 credits are offered through Boston University.For more details, clieck here.For a schedule of all the various voyages, click here.

Program Costs: 

Costs vary for each different voyage. Click here to view costs.

Academic Emphasis: 
Anthropology
Biology
Bioresource Res.
Earth Science
Environ. Science
Natural Resources
Sustainability
Country: 
*Multiple Countries