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Criminal Justice Study Tour
Belfast, Ireland; Dublin, Ireland; London, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Winter Break
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Program Sponsor: Minnesota State University, Mankato 
Restrictions: Minnesota State Mankato applicants only
Budget Sheets Winter Break
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter Break 2016 11/01/2016 ** Rolling Admission 12/26/2016 01/08/2017
Winter Break 2017 10/16/2017 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Faculty Director(s) / Program Contact:
Pat Nelson, Tami Wilkins
MSU Sponsoring Academic Dept(s):
Law Enforcement, Political Science
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Area(s) of Study: International Studies, Law Enforcement, Peace and Conflict Studies, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology
Course Number: LAWE 434, LAWE 491, POLS 201, POLS 449, POLS 549 Number of Credits: 3, 6
Exchange Program: No
Language of Instruction:
English
Intent of Program: Field experience (direct hands-on learning) Program Length: Fewer than 14 days
Gold Course: No
Application(s) Required:
Minnesota State Mankato (Online Through This Site)
Classes will be taken with:: US students only Accommodation Options: Hostel/Hotel
Number of students per room: Additional charge for single room, Two
Program sponsorship indicator:
Mankato Program
Program Description:

Criminal Justice Study Tour

Winter Break 2016-2017

December 26, 2015 - January 8, 2017

England, Northern Ireland, Ireland: London, Belfast, Dublin

         London    arcadia dublin govmnt   Stones    
 


Students interested in this program must first receive permission to participate from the program leader, please e-mail Dr. Tamara Wilkins at tamara.wilkins@mnsu.edu or Dr. Pat Nelson at patricia.nelson@mnsu.edu, with your interest in the program.
Come with us to these three amazing cities over winter break. Learn about other nations' justice systems and responses to terrorism, as well as experience more fun than imaginable by visiting these unique places and meeting new people. This program is open to all majors.

Why go?
  • We go over winter break, so the trip does NOT interfere with classes! 
  • Financial aid is available!
  • All majors are welcome to participate!
  • Earn three upper-level credits per course or a total of six credits!
Trip cost of approximately $4200.00 includes:
  • Five nights at the St. Giles Hotel in the heart of the theatre district in London.
  • Three nights at the Jury’s Inn in Belfast, home of where the Titanic was built.
  • Four nights in Dublin at Cassidy’s Hotel (or Knowth Hotel), in the city center.
  • All airfare and airport transfers
  • Private motor coach travel from Belfast to Dublin
  • A tour of every city
  • Breakfast every morning
  • Two dinners at a local restaurant
  • Twin occupancy in three- and four-star hotels
  • Group activities and excursions as outlined on the itinerary
What isn’t covered in the trip cost?
  • Tuition and books for the two trip-related courses (possible 6 upper-level courses)
  • Passport (cannot expire within six months of return date)
  • University required travel insurance
  • University required application fee
Program Direction and Academic Content to be provided by Dr. Tami Wilkins and Dr. Pat Nelson
For information, E-mail tamara.wilkins@mnsu.edu or patricia.nelson@mnsu.edu.

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