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Ireland is an island on the western edge of Europe and is a member of the European Union. Ireland's capital is Dublin, a cosmopolitan, Georgian city of approximately one million people. Dublin offers a wide variety of amenities, including theatres, cinemas, and parks. CAPA Dublin is located on the Griffith College campus, allowing students to have a true Irish university experience, while living less than a 15 minute walk from Central Dublin.
The CAPA Dublin program is a six-credit summer program located in the heart of Dublin. Students have three options for the summer program:
- Complete a six-credit internship
- Complete one three-credit class and one three-credit internship
- Take two, three-credit classes for a total of six credits. Please note: The class offerings for summer are very limited. See below for past offerings.
The CAPA internship program provides an opportunity for students to be placed with a local company or organization on a professional team with designated projects and responsibilities on a full-time basis. Students also take the Learning Through Internships class, which includes the internship, for a total of six credits. Internship participants should have a 2.75 GPA or higher.
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There are also a limited number of classes available for students to take if they choose not to participate in the internship program. These classes are typically in the humanities and business and past offerings have included: "Analyzing the Global City: Dublin" and "Cinema in Contemporary Ireland." To view a full list of class offerings, visit CAPA's website.
Students will have the option to live in either single homestays with breakfast and dinner provided daily or within shared furnished apartments within the city of Dublin. Both options are arranged by CAPA.
Included in this program are:
A Dublin City bus pass for the duration of the program
Social events including an arrival reception and a farewell ceremony
Hop on/hop off city bus tour of Dublin
Full-day excursion to Belfast
MyEducation is CAPA’s unique learning immersion program, which blends local culture and top-notch academics into the experience of a lifetime for our students. A proven education program that combines theme-based learning with unique cultural experiences turning Dublin into your classroom.
Costs (budget sheet)
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All students participating in this program are covered by the SUNY full health and accident insurance (www.geobluestudents.com) as well as medical evacuation and repatriation insurance.
Students currently receiving financial aid can use their aid for overseas study, and may, in some cases, have their awards increased. Students not currently receiving financial aid may be eligible. Those interested in financial aid for this program should contact the financial aid office on their home campus.
Late applications are accepted on a space-available basis. Please contact our office at firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
A non-refundable deposit of $250, applicable to the program cost, must be paid within 14 days of acceptance to the program in order to secure program participation. Any deviation from program requirements must be requested in writing and authorized by the Director of International Education and Programs before the final payment date.