Program Details

Shift your summer into overdrive with a fast-paced sailing expedition around the Caribbean's Leeward Islands. This is the shortest semester at sea we run, nevertheless you'll develop stro sailing skills, earn college credit and learn to dive.
Location:
Road Town, Virgin Island (British); Caribbean, Caribbean; Multi-Country Programs, Multi-Country Programs; Programs at Sea, Programs at Sea; Gustavia, Saint Barthlemy; Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis; Saint John's, Antigua and Barbuda
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:

Shift your summer into overdrive with a fast-paced sailing expedition around the Caribbean's Leeward Islands. This is the shortest semester at sea we run, nevertheless, you'll develop strong sailing skills, earn college credit in seamanship and even have the opportunity to learn to scuba dive.

Explore above the surface and find lush islands, ancient volcanoes and white sand beaches. Sail on the legendary blue-green waves and take in jade mountains against iridescent sunrises and sunsets. Each of the 25 islands within the Leeward Islands offers a distinct cultural and geographic backdrop, so you’ll sail throughout the island chain–visiting Saba, St. Eustatius, Nevis, Antigua, St. Barts and the British Virgin Islands. Along the way, you’ll also score 3 credit hours in basic seamanship, but who’s counting?

Setting Description:
Semester at sea aboard a sailing vessel.

Additional Program Information

Requirements:
No experience necessary.
Scholarships:
Yes
Scholarships Description:
Please contact Seamester for more information.

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