Study Abroad in the Czech Republic: Jewish Studies in Prague

Prague skyline

Prague, Czech Republic: Is this study abroad program for you? CET Jewish Studies sends students on a provocative journey of academic inquiry and personal reflection. Prague—with its 1,000 years of Jewish history, a Jewish Quarter with six surviving synagogues, and incomparable Jewish resources—guides an exploration of the rich history and culture of the Jews in Central and Eastern Europe. Students do homework at the library of the Jewish Museum, interact with Jewish youth, and volunteer at the Jewish Community. The program is for students of all religious faiths. It is a good fit for academically serious students seeking a life-changing study abroad experience.

Study Abroad in Prague, Czech Republic: Features

  • Traveling seminar through Central Europe
  • Electives in Jewish studies, history, film, history of art, literature, popular culture and political science
  • Czech language courses, beginning to advanced
  • Service-learning with Jewish and other community organizations
  • Apartments and classes with Czech students
  • No language prerequisite

Study Abroad in Prague, Czech Republic: Details

Semester Fall 2013 Spring 2014 Fall 2014
Application Deadline 05/01/13 10/01/13 05/01/14
Program Length 16 weeks 16 weeks 16 weeks
Arrival Date 08/22/13 01/23/14 08/28/14
Departure Date 12/12/13 05/15/14 12/18/14
Program Fee $17,490 $17,990 $17,990
Recommended Credits 16 16 16