Veritas: South Africa
Located in South Africa's oldest city, Cape Town, you will have the chance to explore and enjoy the diverse scenary and cultures that this city has to offer. Hike or take a cable-car ride up Table Mountain to enjoy the breathtaking view of the city and peninsula or take a ferry to the historic Robben Island in the Atlantic Ocean, students will not be disappointed! Established in 1829 as a school for boys, the University of Cape Town (UCT) is South Africa's oldest university and one of the continent's leading teaching and research institutions. In this faith-based study program, students will participate in an International Missions/Service Learning Practicum, take a course in Global Missions, and enroll in classes at UCT.
All Messiah approved semester-long, off-campus programs are approved and designed to meet the requirements for the Experiential Learning Initiative (ELI). To learn more about the process, please explore the ELI Off-Campus Study Information Page.
Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from this program.