Does everyone get accepted to Semester at Sea?

Does everyone get accepted to Semester at Sea?

Yes, students from all majors regularly enroll in Semester at Sea. More than 40 majors are typically represented on any given voyage.

Is Semester at Sea a booze cruise?

Little did I know Semester At Sea has a reputation of being a “booze cruise.” The students were uninterested in their classwork, as if it weren’t an incredible opportunity to take classes relevant to the places we were going. They were even bothered by it, like it was a chore instead of an immense privilege.

How much money do you need for Semester at Sea?

With Semester at Sea program fees ranging from around $26,000 to $32,000 for room, board and tuition, the program is not cheap (there are far more affordable programs out there). When you add books, immunizations, personal programs, visas, and airfare, you can expect to pay $35,000 to $41,000 for the full program.

Is Semester at Sea hard?

Preparing for Semester at Sea is a challenging task that can take weeks if not months to organize. Between all of the visas, packing, planning and academic organization, preparing for your voyage of a lifetime might have you feeling stressed.

How safe is Semester at Sea?

Semester at Sea crew provide 24/7 security on the ship itself. If the ship is located at a berth that is not in a pedestrian-friendly area, Semester at Sea works with the port agents and tour operators to coordinate shuttle service.

Can you do high school on a cruise ship?

High school on a ship? Yes please. If you’re a high school student who just can’t wait until they’re in college to get started on their lifetime of adventure and learning, good news! We know you’ve always dreamed of going to high school on a cruise ship, so check out these programs below!

How long is Semester at Sea?

Over a 100-day voyage on a shipboard campus, students are offered a wide variety of coursework from 20 – 25 fields of study that are integrated with relevant field classes in up to a dozen countries, allowing for an experiential, comparative education that is truly global.

What age is Semester at Sea for?

Are there age or physical fitness restrictions? We welcome trip participants over 10 years to join us. While there is no maximum age, all participants must be physically fit, active,and in good health.