Haifa, Israel
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Academic Year

Program Overview

Setting Description:
Israel's third largest city, Haifa is located in northern Israel, along the green slopes of the historic Mount Carmel, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. It offers biblical holy sites, nature reserves and the most beautiful gardens in Israel. It is a quiet, beautiful, residential city with a decidedly European flavor, great beaches and a high quality of life. ? In a society unlike any other in the Middle East, Jews and Arabs live and work side by side; 25% of Haifa's population is either Muslim or Christian. With its Baha'i Center, churches, synagogues, and mosques, as well as its politically progressive, hardworking Jewish and Arabic population, Haifa, more than any other city in Israel, has come to embody unity and coexistence. ? Haifa's standing as a center of high tech industries stems largely from the MATAM Science-Based Industries Park, considered by many to be Israel's own Silicon Valley. The presence of the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa was one of the dr
The tuition for the 2013-2014 academic program is $33,000. Tuition includes: Term fees, full academic program, use of facilities, medical insurance, 24/7 on call number, Pre-Orientation before start of program Not included: Airfare, airport transfers, books and classroom materials, course supplements, medical expenses (can be purchased separately), laundry, linens, souvenirs, housing, additional trips and excursions per catalog, and personal spending money ?In order to secure your spot on th

Additional Program Information

Scholarships Description:
Merit based Scholarships