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african & african diaspora studies at boston college

Statement on the Importance of Study Abroad

For more information on all aspects of study abroad, please consult the Office of International Programs

Amanda V. Houston Traveling Fellowship

The Amanda V. Houston Traveling Fellowship is designed for students of African descent to enhance their education at Boston College through a summer or semester of travel and study, particularly abroad.


Study Abroad Programs


BC Semester and Academic Year Programs


Al Akhawayn University

South Africa

Rhodes University

University of Capetown

Approved External Programs


School for International Training (SIT):  Culture and Development


American University in Cairo

AMIDEAST:  Modern Middle East / North Africa Studies Program, Cairo

AMIDEAST:  Egyptology Program, Cairo


Council on International Education Exchange (CIEE):  University of Ghana, Acccra - International Business and Culture

Council on International Education Exchange (CIEE):  University of Ghana, Legon - Arts and Sciences

School for International Training (SIT):  History and Cultures of the African Diaspora


School for International Training (SIT):  Ecology and Conservation


AMIDEAST:  Semester / Academic Yer in Rabat, Morocco

Council of International Educational Exchange (CIEE):  Rabat


School for International Training (SIT):  Arts and Culture


Arcadia University Center for Education Abroad:  Arcadia in Tanzania

School for International Training (SIT):  Wildlife Ecology and Conservatino Zanzibar:  Coastal Ecology


School for International Training (SIT):  Development Studies


More information on the Houston Fellowship.