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Learning Abroad

Program Dates:  May 15-21, 2022

Location:  Belize

Faculty LeadersChereece Andrews, Michelle Ivey, Byron Ross

Application Deadline:  January 7, 2022


Students studying Communication Sciences and Disorders will gain a unique perspective into our field by providing diagnostic and screenings evaluations, and treatment to underserved communities in Belize.  Under the supervision of UH clinical educations and faculty, students will participate in community-based rehabilitation and work in local schools. 


To apply, COMD graduate students and SLP-A students must have at least a 3.0 GPA, and undergraduate students must have completed the following COMD core courses with grades of B- or better at the time of application:  COMD 2339 (Speech and Language Development); COMD 2338 (Phonetics); COMD 2376 (Anatomy).

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Frequently Asked Questions

Form to Submit Questions- to be answered at the Dec. 2/3 meetings.

Nov. 18 Preliminary Meeting Handout- class/comd/programs/learn-abroad/_docs/nov-18-meeting-ppt.pdf

How to ApplyApplication and Endorser form

Passports for Coogs Passport for Coogs - University of Houston (

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Learning Abroad Scholarships:  International Education Scholarship - University of Houston (