Program Details

Experience true hands-on education when you and your crew round the Cape of Good Hope and navigate your floating campus north to the Caribbean. The open ocean will become a second home during this epic expedition.
Location:
All Saints, Antigua and Barbuda; Saint-Claude, Guadeloupe; Saint-Laurent-Du-Maroni, French Guiana; Multi-Country Programs, Multi-Country Programs; Fernando De Noronha (Distrito Estadual), Brazil; Programs at Sea, Programs at Sea; Roseau, Dominica; Saint Helena, Saint Helena; Cape Town, South Africa
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Fall Semester

Program Overview

Program Description:

Experience true hands-on education when you and your crew round the Cape of Good Hope and navigate your floating campus north to the warm waters of the Caribbean. The open ocean will become a second home and you’ll explore destinations few people have even heard of during this epic expedition.

This voyage is a once in a lifetime opportunity to sail aboard our 112-foot schooner from Cape Town, South Africa to Antigua in the Caribbean via St. Helena, Brazil and Devil's Island. The voyage offers a full complement of academics allowing students to earn up to 12 college credits. Additionally, this voyage will prove to be an exciting travel adventure that emphasizes blue-water sailing skills development, SCUBA diving training, and cultural exploration. Sail training certifications for this voyage are issued through International Yacht Training, as IYT offers the only global standard in professional yachting certifications. Students have the opportunity to progress up to the level of Master of Yachts 200 Ton based on past experience and aptitude.

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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