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United States International University

About the Program

USIU is an excellent choice for anthropology majors as well as any individual who is interested in the international relations or foreign aid work, as it provides students with a unique work environment in the city of Nairobi. Fields of study also include international relations, journalism, psychology, business administration, hotel and restaurant management, information systems and technology, international business administration, tourism management, and accounting. USIU is an excellent choice for anthropology majors as well as any individual who is interested in the international relations or foreign aid work, as it provides students with a unique work environment in the city of Nairobi. There, they will be educated in the many important skills needed in this new global community.

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Course Information

Location Nairobi, Kenya
Language of Instruction English
Language Proficiency N/A
Program Type Exchange: Students select courses offered by the partner institution
Program Dates Fall, Spring, Academic Year
Living Arrangements Independent Arrangement

Eligibility

GPA 3.0
Other Requirements N/A
Application Deadline March 1 for Fall/Academic Year Admission; October 1 for Spring Admission
Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.

Program Cost

Application Fee $60
Tuition Rate $3,085 per semester for NY residents; $9,795 per semester for non-residents
Program Fee $750 per semester
Administrative Fee $200 (non-refundable)
International Health Insurance $55 per month approximately
Other Fees

$1,200 (approximately; Students pay room, board, books, transportation and other university fees directly to overseas university)

Travel Costs

$1,600 (approximately; Students are responsible for their travel arrangements including airfare, visa costs)

Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.

Housing arrangements are coordinated directly with the partner university. Cost will vary depending on accommodation types and personal preference.

Cost Comparison: The average cost for a full time Stony Brook Student including tuition, insurance, housing, and meal plan is approximately $10,445 in-state and $15,735 out-of-state.

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Grades earned in an exchange program WILL NOT calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.

Non-SBU students must contact their home university regarding their grade and credit transfer policy.

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Contact Information

Jeanine Guilbeault-Leite
Exchange Advisor
International Academic Programs
Stony Brook University
E1340 Melville Library
Stony Brook, N.Y. 11794-3397
Tel: (631) 632-7030
Fax: (631) 632-1396
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