Skip to content
shortcut to content
Click to expand/contract subsections
Login: MNSU
Click to expand/contract subsections
Login: non-MNSU
Study Abroad Home
Getting Started
Program Search
Click to expand/contract subsections
Mankato Exchanges
StudioAbroad Application
Financial Aid & Scholarships
Get Involved
Study Abroad Resources
Work/Intern/Volunteer Abroad
Faculty Resources
Parent Resources
About Us
Contact Us
Programs : Brochure
This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons for additional options.
Faculty Led- Dental Health Study Abroad in Belize
San Pedro Town, Belize (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Spring Break
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Restrictions: Minnesota State Mankato applicants only
Budget Sheets Spring Break
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Faculty Director(s) / Program Contact:
Brigette Cooper, Lisa Fleck
MSU Sponsoring Academic Dept(s):
Dental Hygiene
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Required Class Status: 4th Year
Course Number: DHYG 447 Number of Credits: 3
Exchange Program: No
Language of Instruction:
Intent of Program: Field experience (direct hands-on learning) Program Length: Fewer than 14 days
Application(s) Required:
Minnesota State Mankato (Online Through This Site) Accommodation Options: Hostel/Hotel
Program sponsorship indicator:
Mankato Program
Program Description:

Dental Health Study Abroad in Belize
San Pedro

Spring Course Travel:  February 25-March 3, 2017.




Students interested in this program must first receive permission to participate from the program leader.

The relationship between our academic program and Belize is a close one. The Dental Hygiene students will have the opportunity to interact one-on-one with the people of Belize on a daily basis. They will perform dental cleanings, sealant, oral hygiene instructions, and fillings. They will be working out of two dental clinics; one at Holy Cross elementary school and the other at Poly Clinic, which is a free community clinic in downtown San Pedro. The students will also be providing oral hygiene instructions and flouride varnishes at the local elementary schools.

Students will immerse themselves in the culture of Belize for a week-long experience.

This program is currently not accepting applications.