During J-Term, many students travel to rainforests, islands, deserts, and excavation sites for hands-on biology, geography, history and archaeology lessons that can’t be taught in the classroom.
- Study the effects of the Cuban embargo firsthand.
- Treat medical needs and address water quality in Nicaragua.
- Observe the ecology of a Caribbean coral reef ecosystem.
J-Term study tours have become part of the culture of Carthage, says Associate Provost David Steege. More than 20 faculty-led study tours are offered every academic year, with some offered in June. This culture has earned Carthage the No. 11 spot in the country among baccalaureate institutions for student participation in short-term study abroad.
Where will you go?
Faculty announce 2018 study tours to such destinations as Tanzania, Peru, India, London, Russia, Nicaragua, and more.
2017 Summer Study Tours
J-Term isn’t restricted to January. Some faculty host tours in June.
Students traveled to such destinations as Sweden, Singapore, Rome, Guadeloupe, and Japan.
Where was Carthage in 2016?
Paris, London, Normandy, Cuba, Berlin, Munich, Nicaragua, Africa, and more.