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  • Locations: Cairns, Australia; Townsville, Australia
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: The Education Abroad Network: Study Australia, Study New Zealand, Study Asia 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2020-2021 03/15/2020 ** Varies TBA TBA
Fall 2020 03/15/2020 ** Varies TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admissions.

If you are applying to a partner program, you must check their website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above indicates when your UMass Abroad application materials are due and the program’s deadline may be sooner.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Advisor: Ashley Krause Click here for a definition of this term Who Can Apply?: UMA only - non-UMA students consult your study abroad office
Click here for a definition of this term Fields of Study: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biology, Chemistry, English, Environmental Sciences, Food Science, Geology, Hospitality & Tourism Management, International Relations, Journalism, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Natural Resources Conservation, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, Sociology, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Click here for a definition of this term Key Word Search: Ecotourism, Experiential Learning
Click here for a definition of this term Host Institution: James Cook University Click here for a definition of this term Language(s) of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.8 Click here for a definition of this term Program Provider: TEAN
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Study Abroad Click here for a definition of this term In Classes With: Mostly Host Country Students
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Class Standing: 2nd Sem Sophomore Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Apartment, Residence Hall
Program Description:

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Study Abroad at James Cook University in Townsville, Australia with TEAN

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Program Overview

  • Select from James Cook University’s comprehensive array of courses and enjoy the natural beauty of this Australian campus
  • Live with Aussies and international students in on-campus housing
  • Enjoy Townsville, a coastal country town with a relaxed pace
  • Be surrounded by the World Heritage listed areas of the Great Barrier Reef and Wet Tropics rainforests – this is a truly unique environment
  • Explore the Great Barrier Reef and tropical far north Australia during your comprehensive five-day Orientation Program, with a week of adventure and learning
  • Appreciate access to TEAN’s in-country Resident Director for continued support throughout the semester

Townsville, Australia

Townsville is great for those who want:
  • a relatively small town experience (with hot tropical weather!)
  • varied research opportunities and science programs
  • access to the Great Barrier Reef and the chance to really get to know the locals

About TEAN

The Education Abroad Network (TEAN) – established in 1995 – are study abroad and intern specialists in the Asia Pacific region with semester and summer programs available in Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, Singapore, Vietnam, South Korea, China and Japan. 


Visit the TEAN Website to learn more or Apply Now with TEAN