LIFE CHANGING May 24, 2018

By (Chapman University) - abroad from 01/30/2018 to 05/23/2018 with

CEA: Prague, Czech Republic

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
To push my self out of my comfort zone and always push myself to explore. Invaluable SO WORTH IT

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 6 months+

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

Wonderful classes, but not too difficult, available teachers and CEA advisors made academics a breeze.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

Always helpful.

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

Great apartmetns furnished fully stocked kitchen.

* Food:

Fresh food at the grocery store very inexpensive!

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

you have to put in work yourself to integrate with the locals

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes

It was everything i wanted it to be, helpful in a beautiful place

Finances

* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

If you didn't treat yourself to a night out more than once a week it is a very affordable city.

Not including program expenses, about how much money did you spend on food and other expenses each week? 100
Do you have any general money-saving tips for future study abroad participants? Cook at home!

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? No

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Apartment
* Who did you live with?

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  • Americans
* Who did you take classes with?

Select all that apply

  • International Students
About how many local friends did you make that you will likely keep in touch with?

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • Location
  • Inexpensiveness
  • People
* What could be improved?
  • more cultural activities offered
  • More class options
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? How cold winter can be!