CET Vietnam: Community-Based Learning is for challenge-seeking students who want to devote a summer to international service. Students perform service projects (much of it manual labor) in the rural Vietnamese countryside. They live with and work alongside Vietnamese roommates. The program accepts students of all majors and language levels—from beginners to heritage learners.
Study Abroad in Rural Vietnam: Features
Two summer term options: 4 weeks or 8 weeks (UNC students MUST participate in the 8 week option and receive 6 credits)
Group service projects in the rural countryside
Contextual coursework in Vietnamese language and studies
Review the Budget Sheet posted above for detailed information on costs and fees. Costs vary per term and are subject to change.
Tuition and fees for the program are set based on the host institution’s rates, and will be charged to the participant’s UNC student account. Always refer to the Budget Sheet on this page, and not the host institution’s posted rates, as it is customized for UNC students. Review the Budget Sheet for additional Cashier Billed Expenses and Out-of-Pocket Costs. The Study Abroad Office strongly encourages students to budget carefully for their time abroad.