Sea Education Association
P.O. Box 6
Woods Hole, MA 02543

P: (800) 552-3633 Ext:770
F: (800) 977-8516

Director: Peg Brandon

Contact: SEA Office of Admissions
P: (800) 552-3633
F: (800) 977-8516

SEA Semester at Woods Hole

Year Program Started: 1971

Max. Participants/Year: 275

Application Deadline: rolling admission

Program Timeframe: offered each fall and spring; short-term summer programs

Academic Level Targeted: college

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education, research, content varies by program

Program Attributes: meals provided, books/supplies provided, see comments below

Program Acceptance Requirements: GPA/academic standing (good standing, GPA 3.0 or higher generally)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: oceanography, marine science, environmental studies, natural sciences, humanities/social sciences

Additional Comments: SEA Semester programs are open to undergraduate students from all academic majors. In some cases, gap-year students may qualify. Course content varies by program and cruise track. Six SEA Semester programs are available, each with a different academic focus. Each program offers 17-18 credits through Boston University. Destinations include Europe, New Zealand, the Caribbean, French Polynesia, and Hawaii among others.