University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

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Contact Information
Contact:David Holliday
Address:240 Appleby Hall
128 Pleasant Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Title:Assistant Director
Program Site
Program Type:Experiential
Discipline(s):Sociology, Political Science, Social Justice
Location:Minneapolis/St. Paul
Dates Offered:Every Term
Number of Weeks:18
Credit Hours:16
Plan:A Only
Additional Program Information
About The Program: Inequality in America: Policy, Community, and the Politics of Empowerment - Examine the growing gap between rich and poor in the United States. Gain concrete change-making skills through internships and discussions with effective activists. Program includes coursework, field excursions, and a 20-hour per week internship. It is based 100% off campus. Learn more at https://hecua.org/study-usa/inequality-in-america/.

Program Requirements: 2.5 gpa, completed 2 semesters of college, no pre-requisites Interested students should contact the NSE coordinator at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities to learn about the application process.

Program Costs: Students are charged an $8800 program fee instead of Plan A tuition. Room and board is additional.

Access Types
  • Direct: student may apply and go directly to the study abroad site from the home campus if approved
  • Open: open to all eligible applicants who meet stated deadlines