- Sightseeing tour of Tokyo includes Ginza District, Imperial Palace and the Meiji Shinto Shrine
- Visit Ueno Park including the Toshogu Shrine, named after the man that united Japan in 1651
- Visit the Tokyo National Museum
- Experience a Japanese Tea Ceremony known as the “Way of Tea”
- Visit the Tsukiji Fish Market
- Visit the Ghibi Museum to learn about Japanese art and animation techniques
Scroll through the presentation below to see the trip at a glance:
SLS 1301-Life and Career Development-3.0
SLS 2352-Career Development in the Global Workplace-3.0
SLS 2930-Special Topics/Individual Study-1.0
The program fee for the study abroad program to Japan will cover:
- Round trip airfare from Florida to Japan
- All in-country transportation
- In Country Accommodations
- Some meals
- Tours, museums, and other activity fees
- International Insurance
TOTAL PROGRAM FEE = $3,650
The cost may vary based on the number of students who sign up, exchange rates, and other variables. Changes are likely to be less than $200.
|Estimated costs not included in program fee:|
|Tuition||$320 (3 credits)|
|Personal spending money||$50|
|Immunizations||See info below|
Read through the Cancellation and Withdrawal Policy to understand payment expectations. This policy will accompany the Study Abroad Application form that you must fill out and sign to join a program.
The payments expected for the program will follow the calendar below.
|$125 (deposit + application fee)||Due with application|
|$525||November 18, 2016|
|$1,600||February 3, 2017|
|$ 400||March 10, 2017|
|$ 1,000||April 1, 2017|
Payment dates are subject to change. Participants will be informed via email if changes occur. To make a payment, go to the Cashier's Office in the Northwest Campus. The Cashier's Office accepts payments in cash, by check and by credit card. You can make your payments over the phone. More info here. If you are not able to make a payment according to the dates assigned by Santa Fe College's International Education Office, it may still be possible for you to join the program; however you will likely incur increased costs. Please note that you will make some of the payments directly to the provider (EF Tours). The International Education Office will guide you through the required steps.
In order to apply for this Study Abroad program and to Santa Fe College Study Abroad Scholarships please click here.
Dates and Tentative Itinerary
Trip Dates: May 18-25, 2017
Jorie Scholnik-Zaron is an Associate Professor of Student Development Instruction. She has been travelling internationally since she studied abroad in Italy while pursuing a degree at the University of Florida. To date, she has travelled to Spain, England, France, Amsterdam, Belgium, Israel, Canada, China, Japan, Greece and Switzerland.