Skip to content

Programs : Brochure

This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons for additional options.
Fact Sheet:
Language of instruction: English, Thai Minimum GPA: 2.5
Housing: Apartment, Homestay Area of study: Health Science, Linguistics, Public Health, Thai
Class Status: 2-sophomore
Program Description:

Thailand
CIEE Community Public Health Program in Khon Kaen, Thailand
According to the World Health Organization, Thailand has “a long and successful history of health development,” yet it continues to struggle with public health issues such as HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis. On CIEE’s Community Public Health program, you’ll examine these issues and more on regional and national levels through classroom instruction, fieldwork, and research with the help of health agencies, and visits to local communities. Plus, you’ll develop your Thai language skills, and explore this youthful, educated hub.

Study abroad in Thailand and you will:
logo

  • Interact and engage with villagers, academic researchers, government officers, and practitioners working to improve public health in Thailand
  • Visit various public health facilities and participate in community research stays
  • Visit another Southeast Asian country to compare and contextualize your knowledge of public health systems
  • Direct enroll at Khon Kaen University’s Faculty of Public Health
  • Engage in Thai culture through community stays, translated exchanges, Thai student roommates, and peer tutors
Take hold of the unique opportunity to examine issues of public health on both national and regional levels, with CIEE Thailand.

Find out more. 

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare. 

 


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 11/15/2017 ** Rolling Admission 01/16/2018 05/17/2018
Fall 2018 03/16/2018 03/23/2018 TBA TBA

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