Northern Ireland - Irish American Scholars
Exchange Program Offered in Fall Term, or Full Year
Students with a GPA of 3.2 and above in all majors may apply to become Irish/American Scholars at Queen's University or the University of Ulster, both leading universities in Northern Ireland, or at the Belfast Metropolitan College, St. Mary's College, or Stranmillis College.
Junior or Senior standing. GPA 3.2; preference granted to applicants who do not specify a particular institution and who commit to a full-year program. Two NCC applicants compete nation-wide for 25 places; 2-page essay required. Full-year stay preferred.
Varies by course load and length of stay; approximately 12 credits per term.
Housing and Meals:
Varies by the institution in which the student is placed.
Students pay tuition and fees to NCC; room and board , lab/material fees to host estimate $3,500 per year.