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  • Locations: Florianopolis, Brazil
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: USAC 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2020-2021 03/01/2020
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Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2020 03/01/2020
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Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2021 10/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of approval into this program and be able to complete pre-departure materials prior to the term's application deadline.

Indicates that deadline has passed
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Affiliate Provider Program Click here for a definition of this term Term of Travel: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer
Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Anthropology, Biology, Business, Economics, Environmental Studies, History, International Business, Latin American Studies, Management, Political Science, Sociology Click here for a definition of this term Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Click here for a definition of this term Student Level Eligibility: Graduate, Junior, Senior, Sophomore Language of Instruction: English, Portuguese
Click here for a definition of this term Affiliate Provider: USAC Housing Options: Homestay, Shared Apartment
Program Description:
 
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Brazil
 
Study in Florianópolis, Brazil
  • Study at one of Brazil’s most prestigious and popular universities, located on a beautiful island in the south of the country.
  • Discover a corner of Brazil famous for its natural beauty, with more than 40 beaches, protected forests, lagoons, and trails, while immersing yourself in the local and hidden charms of a historical island that has developed its own unique cultural heritage.
  • Participate in a great variety of outdoor activities including hiking, diving, surfing, and swimming.
  • Experience the thrill of living in one of the most dynamic countries in the world, with opportunities to travel to São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, and Iguaçu Falls.

     
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Quick Details
Available Terms
Two summer sessions
Fall or Spring semester  
Yearlong 


Programs Of Study
Brazilian Culture, Global Economy,
Natural Resource Management, &
Portuguese Language Studies


Language of Instruction
English /Portuguese

 
USAC is a non-profit organization that offers programs in 28 countries, with many locations unique for study abroad.
Discover where you'll study abroad at usac.edu.
 
 
 


This program includes "Do Not Travel" locations according to the U.S. Department of State, as of February 6, 2019. Please review UNC Charlotte's Travel Policy to Restricted Areas. Participation in this program is contingent upon completing a waiver with the Office of Education Abroad. Please contact the OEA to discuss your interest in traveling to this location.

Important Notes from the
Office of Education Abroad (OEA) at UNC Charlotte

 

Researching this Program

Many affiliate providers typically will only list minimal information in their brochure above within the OEA database of approved programs as all current information is hosted on their website. Please use the links provided above to research the program information on the affiliate provider's website.

Affiliate Provider Programs

Check out our Affiliate Provider page for more general information about what an affiliate provider is, the program and cost structure & more. Please note that the "Fact Sheet" listed above may list majors or minors under the "Areas of Study" parameter. It's important to understand that these are simply suggested areas of study, which indicates that this program may offer one or several courses within this discipline. Additionally, as course offerings can change often, the program may offer one or more courses within an area of study that is not listed in this section. Students should not rely solely on this "areas of study" section when determining whether or not a study abroad program is a good academic fit for them; it is the student's responsibility to look at the specific list of courses offered by the host university (see below) to determine whether or not courses are available within their interests and/or area(s) of study.

Application Process

Any student wishing to participate in an affiliate provider program is required to complete an additional application with the Office of Education Abroad in order to receive approval to participate in the program. Please visit our Application Process page for more information. Note that students who do not receive approval from the OEA to participate in the program will not receive academic credit, will not be able to access their financial aid or scholarships and will not have access to OEA Services.

Academic Credit

Refer to our Academic Credit page for more information on how students will be working with their academic departments to determine what UNC Charlotte equivalent course credit they will receive for the courses they take abroad.

Money Matters

It's important to understand the cost structure of an Affiliate Provider program and to then research the estimated costs of each expense. Check out our Money Matters section on our website to learn more about how financial aid works, search for scholarship opportunities and more.

Miscellaneous Resources

Questions?

For questions regarding policies & procedures for UNC Charlotte students going abroad, please visit the OEA website, contact the Office of Education Abroad at 704-687-7747 or edabroad@uncc.edu. For questions regarding details of this particular affiliate provider program (e.g. program dates, course offerings, program fee, etc.), please contact the affiliate provider.