Creation Care Study 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
Spring 2015 – April 1, 2014
Fall 2015 - December 1, 2014
Creation Care Studies Program Deadlines
Spring 2015 - October 31, 2014
Fall 2015 - April 1, 2015
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|