Programs during the school year: Semester Programs

Programs during the school year Semester Programs

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Why Take an MEI Semester?

MEI Academy Term Programs are designed so that students can easily choose one or more terms to design their academic year. We offer programs in locations all across the globe, so think BIG and design a BIG Year of experiential education.

First Semester

Mid September–Mid December

Asia

Or

Europe and Egypt
Second Semester

Mid March–Mid June

Europe

More Ways to Learn

MEI offers two choices during the first semester and one during the second semster.

First Semester—Option 1 MEI Semester Programs combine 2 Term Programs

Travel Dates: Mid September–Mid December

Term 1—Asia
Dynasties
Full Details

Locations

  • Tokyo
  • Kyoto
  • Hiroshima
  • Mt. Fuji Region
  • Seoul
  • Daegu
  • Busan
  • Beijing

Courses Offered

  • International Business: Global Opportunities
  • Economics: Global Perspectives
  • English
  • English
  • Studies in Literature
  • Writer's Craft
  • Modern Media and Photography

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Term 2—South East Asia
Global Issues
Full Details

Locations

  • Hanoi
  • Mui Ne
  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • Siem Reap
  • Phnom Penh
  • Phuket
  • Bangkok

Courses Offered

  • World Issues
  • English
  • English
  • Studies in Literature
  • Writer's Craft
  • Modern Media and Photography

What’s Included

Fee Breakdown

Program Costs

  • Ministry-approved credit(s) upon successful completion of the course(s)
  • Custom course pack
  • Student Login
  • MEI journal
  • MEI T-Shirt
  • Digital yearbook

Travel Costs

  • Hotels and accommodations
  • Breakfast and dinner daily
  • Entrance fees to all course-specific sites
  • Return airfare from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport
  • Approximate airline departure taxes, surcharges and fees
  • Airfare between countries
  • Transportation between hotel locations via private coach
  • Transportation for all listed program excursions

Program Fee Does Not Include

  • Lunches
  • Insurances
  • Gratuities
  • Local Transportation
  • Course texts
  • Medical Insurance and Cancellation Protection†
  • Non-refundable $95 Registration Fee

†All students travelling with MEI Academy are required to purchase Medical Insurance.

Additionally, students can apply for up to $5,000 in scholarships!

Scholarship Info

**Program cost does not include non-refundable $95 registration fee or any airline taxes or fees.
Please note the possibility of increases in airfares and land costs prior to departure. Any increase must be borne by the individual participant.

First Semester—Option 2 MEI Semester Programs combine 2 Term Programs

Travel Dates: Mid September–Mid December

Term 1—Europe
Kingdoms
Full Details

Locations

  • Lisbon
  • Madrid
  • Barcelona
  • Paris
  • Strasbourg
  • Swiss Alps
  • Munich
  • Prague

Courses Offered

  • World History: Modern
  • Active Living Leadership
  • Human Dimensions
  • English
  • English
  • Studies in Literature
  • Writer's Craft
  • Modern Media and Photography

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Term 2—Italy, Greece and Egypt
Empires
Full Details

Locations

  • Florence
  • Siena and Tuscany
  • Sovana: Etruscan Tombs
  • Rome and Ostia
  • Greece: Peloponnese and Athens
  • Egypt: Cairo and the Nile River

Courses Offered

  • World History: Ancient
  • English
  • English
  • Studies in Literature
  • Writer's Craft
  • Modern Media and Photography

What’s Included

Fee Breakdown

Program Costs

  • Ministry-approved credit(s) upon successful completion of the course(s)
  • Custom course pack
  • Student Login
  • MEI journal
  • MEI T-Shirt
  • Digital yearbook

Travel Costs

  • Hotels and accommodations
  • Breakfast and dinner daily
  • Entrance fees to all course-specific sites
  • Return airfare from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport
  • Approximate airline departure taxes, surcharges and fees
  • Airfare between countries
  • Transportation between hotel locations via private coach
  • Transportation for all listed program excursions

Program Fee Does Not Include

  • Lunches
  • Insurances
  • Gratuities
  • Local Transportation
  • Course texts
  • Medical Insurance and Cancellation Protection†
  • Non-refundable $95 Registration Fee

†All students travelling with MEI Academy are required to purchase Medical Insurance.

Additionally, students can apply for up to $5,000 in scholarships!

Scholarship Info

**Program cost does not include non-refundable $95 registration fee or any airline taxes or fees.
Please note the possibility of increases in airfares and land costs prior to departure. Any increase must be borne by the individual participant.

Second Semester MEI Semester Programs combine 2 Term Programs

Travel Dates: March 15–June 15

Term 3—Europe
Kingdoms
Full Details

Locations

  • Lisbon
  • Madrid
  • Barcelona
  • Paris
  • Strasbourg
  • Swiss Alps
  • Munich
  • Venice
  • Tuscany

Courses Offered

  • World History: Modern
  • Active Living Leadership
  • Human Dimensions
  • English
  • English
  • Studies in Literature
  • Writer's Craft
  • Modern Media and Photography

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Term 4—Greece and Rome
Empires
Full Details

Locations

  • Florence
  • Rome
  • Pompeii and Olympia
  • Peloponnese
  • Athens
  • Santorini
  • Mykonos

Courses Offered

  • World History: Ancient
  • English
  • English
  • Studies in Literature
  • Writer's Craft
  • Modern Media and Photography

What’s Included

Fee Breakdown

Program Costs

  • Ministry-approved credit(s) upon successful completion of the course(s)
  • Custom course pack
  • Student Login
  • MEI journal
  • MEI T-Shirt
  • Digital yearbook

Travel Costs

  • Hotels and accommodations
  • Breakfast and dinner daily
  • Entrance fees to all course-specific sites
  • Return airfare from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport
  • Approximate airline departure taxes, surcharges and fees
  • Airfare between countries
  • Transportation between hotel locations via private coach
  • Transportation for all listed program excursions

Program Fee Does Not Include

  • Lunches
  • Insurances
  • Gratuities
  • Local Transportation
  • Course texts
  • Medical Insurance and Cancellation Protection†
  • Non-refundable $95 Registration Fee

†All students travelling with MEI Academy are required to purchase Medical Insurance.

Additionally, students can apply for up to $5,000 in scholarships!

Scholarship Info

**Program cost does not include non-refundable $95 registration fee or any airline taxes or fees.
Please note the possibility of increases in airfares and land costs prior to departure. Any increase must be borne by the individual participant.

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