Globalization of Education

January 2017

This group will travel to the city of Cotui in the Dominican Republic where they will have an opportunity to spend two weeks immersing themselves in Dominican culture and an international clinical experience.


Students will earn 3 URI credits for NUR 446: Directed Study for RN Students. This program has limited space available and is only open to URI Nursing students who already have an RN.


The Dominican Republic occupies the eastern two-thirds of the island of Hispaniola in the beautiful Caribbean. It shares the island with the Creole-French-speaking Haiti located at the western end of the island. The island has an average temperature of 78.8°F and great biological diversity.

Accommodations and Meals:

Students will stay in double-occupancy rooms while in the Dominican Republic. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided.

Program Cost: 2017

Program Fee Includes:

  • Round-trip airfare
  • Accommodations
  • Meals
  • In-country transportation
  • Excursions and cultural activities
  • Health insurance

NOTE: All fees subject to change.

Program Deadlines:

Application Deadline: TBA

Final Payment Due: TBA


For more information, please contact:

Program Director
Patricia Z. Stout
College of Nursing

URI Faculty-Led Programs
37 Lower College Road
International Center

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