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  • Locations: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Program Terms: Summer I
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer I 2023 02/06/2023 ** Rolling Admission 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.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Class Standing: 2 - Sophomore Program Type: Affiliated Program Provider
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 3 Language of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Area(s) of Study: Foreign Language - Spanish, History, Management, Physical Education, Sociology Click here for a definition of this term Estimated Cost of Attendance: $5,001 - $8,000
Program Description:
Santo Domingo
CIEE Summer Sports and Society: Baseball in Context Program in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Alou, Bautista, Franco, Guerrero, Ortiz, Martinez, Pujols – The Dominican Republic has produced more major league baseball players per capita than any other country in the world.

Spend your summer in Santo Domingo examining the impact of sports on culture, identity and society as a whole. Through Spanish language study, cultural activities and facilitated interactions with Dominicans within and outside the local world of baseball and sports, studying abroad in Santo Domingo offers you unparalleled insight into the relationships between baseball and Caribbean culture and society.

Study abroad in Santo Domingo and you will:logo
  • Learn firsthand about the cultural, social, and economic impacts of major league baseball on Dominican society and the challenges and opportunities that the globalization of sport poses.
  • Examine the interdependence between developing countries and the premier leagues of the baseball and sporting industries of various developed countries
  • Experience Dominican baseball through site visits to baseball clubs, academies, training facilities, and through attendance at baseball games; meet with players, scouts, trainers, agents, and managers

Find out more. 

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