- Townsville, Australia
- Program Type:
- Study Abroad
- Degree Level:
- Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
- Program Description:
Live life in the Australian tropics! Study abroad at James Cook University (JCU) for a semester - a world-class university located near the Great Barrier Reef, tropical islands, rainforests, and parks. Dive into your academics during the week and choose from more than 170 undergraduate subjects. As a study abroad student you will have access to a strong student and academic support system. Choose courses with included field trips and see more of Australia's islands, JCU outback research stations and some of Australia's best kept secrets.
Semester in Tropical North Queensland offers two 14-week semesters, starting in July and February. James Cook University is a top university for studying sustainability and environmental research. You can choose courses in the following areas: Humanities and Social Sciences, Education, Business, Law, and Management, Health Sciences, Science and Computing, and Engineering.
Live and study only eight, easy miles from the city center and ocean beaches Large student body with over 1,500 international students Week long orientation including four days in Sydney Join a wide range of student clubs and organizations AACSB accredited Business School Study at a traditional liberal arts school with a close-knit campus communit
- Setting Description:
- James Cook University is located in Northeastern Australia, Townsville has a population of 180,000. Located close to the Great Barrier Reef, and Australia's Wet tropics region, James Cook University is a stellar location for environmental enthusiasts. Several courses include field trips, so you will Townsville in North Queensland is located near the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef! Guess how many days of sunshine? 300 days! Townsville, a popular Aussie vacation spot and there are plenty of entertainment, shops, food, and fashion.
- For current costs and dates, please visit the CISabroad website.