Creation Care Study Program
DUE TO SOME TRANSITION WITH THE LEADERSHIP OF CREATION CARE STUDY PROGRAM, MESSIAH COLLEGE CURRENTLY IS NOT ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THIS PROGRAM.
Discover beautiful Belize through the Creation Care Study Program, a program geared toward non-science majors that focuses on the concept of Biblical stewardship. Though Belize is a small country, it contains a wide variety of natural life, a massive rainforest, and includes Mayan, Hispanic and Afro-Caribbean cultures.
- Sophomores, juniors, seniors
- 2.75 GPA
- Courses may meet major or general education requirements.
- Courses will appear on Messiah transcripts with letter grades.
- Students will meet their third language/cross-cultural requirement by participating in this program. Students will not earn 3 credits, rather the requirement will be waived.
Messiah tuition, room and board.
- tuition, housing, meals
- educational excursions
- pre-departure, and re-entry orientation.
Note: additional fees students may encounter include (but are not limited to) transportation, visas, passports, immunizations, and course fees.
Explore possible scholarships for this program.
Messiah Pre-Approval Deadlines
- Fall - December 1
- Spring – April 1
Creation Care Studies Program Deadlines
- Fall - April 1
- Spring - October 31
The Registrar’s Office has determined that the following courses taken at the Creation Care Study Program will fulfill General Education requirements:
|Course:||General Education Requirement Met|
|Participation in the program||Cross-Cultural Waiver|
|Tropical Ecosystems (4 Credits)||Science|
|Introduction to Sustainable Community Development (4 Credits)||Science, Technology, and the World|
|God and Nature (4 credits)||Christian Beliefs|
|Environmental Literature (3)||Literature|
|Internship (1 - 3 credits) available|