- Nassau, Bahamas
- Program Type:
- Study Abroad
- Degree Level:
- High School
- Program Description:
Are you interested in becoming a veterinarian? Learn about veterinary medicine as it relates to birds, mammals and marine mammals on the stunning islands of the Bahamas. Learn how to read an animal's behavior, collect scientific data and how to handle a variety of different animals on this twelve day exploration of veterinary medicine. You will quickly fall in love with the natural beauty of these islands as you work and play on this whirlwind adventure.
The world of veterinary medicine is full of possibilities. When you’re not studying and learning from federally funded projects and farms, small private businesses and independent volunteer projects formed by animal lovers in the Bahamas, you'll snorkel the reefs of the clear water, kayak, and paddleboard. On this twelve day program, learn about birds, mammals and marine life and discover the natural beauty of this lush island paradise.
Our programs are unrivaled because of Broadreach's unique blend of meaningful community service, cultural exploration and hands-on learning in truly spectacular destinations. Community service is an integral part of every Broadreach adventure, complementing and interwoven into the academic and cultural focus of the program. While making a real contribution to the communities we visit, service work provides rich opportunities for learning, personal growth, leadership development and cultural understanding, offering our students remarkable perspectives on other people and places, as well as their role in the world.
- Setting Description:
- Gain exposure to the daily work of a veterinarian in a variety of settings and discover what animal-related career is right for you. While doing so, experience all that the island of New Providence has to offer: from beaches and mangroves, to farms and wildlife centers and Atlantis, experience all that Nassau has to offer. This is a comprehensive look at veterinary medicine and will leave you bursting with knowledge.
- Please visit the Broadreach website for program pricing information
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