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Fact Sheet:
Program Type: CSULB Winter Session Program Financial Aid: ASI-CSULB Scholarship
Areas of Study: Nursing
Program Description:
Program Dates:  January 4 - 16, 2019

Course:  NURS 490: Independent Study—Nursing Study Abroad in Vietnam

Approximate Travel Cost: $TBA + airfare

Tuition: $315 per unit

Insurance: $85

Course Description:  The purpose of this course is to enhance the student nurse's global perspective on medicine and healthcare and support the provision of basic medical care, hygiene campaigns, and healthcare education.  Students will be engaged in volunteer work through the Starfish organization.

This is a CSULB short-term, faculty-led study abroad course.

Contact Professor Kathy Retardo for more information at or

Open to all nursing majors only (as well as staff, faculty, alumni,
and community members on a space available basis).
Faculty permission required.

ASI-CSULB Study Abroad Scholarship
A limited number of $750 scholarships are available for short-term, study abroad programs.
Click here for more information and to apply for the scholarships.
Deadline to apply: October 1, 2018


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter 2019 11/02/2018 ** Rolling Admission 01/04/2019 01/16/2019

** 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.