Study Abroad in Zambia

This special program allows Eastern Florida State College education students to earn 3 credits while studying in Zambia,  Africa during Summer Term 2020. Course highlights include:

  • The opportunity to teach Zambian children in grades K-4
  • Field experience at the Kafakumba Training Center
  • Excursions to Victoria Falls and Chobe Game Park

How to Apply

Contact Marika Koch at or 321-433-7249. Applications are due by November 1, 2019, but students are encouraged to apply early to guarantee a spot.

In addition to applying for the trip, students must meet EFSC's general study abroad requirements and register for the required course when the course registration system opens:

Course Title: EDG 2771 Global Practicum Through Study Abroad
Credit: 3 credits
Prerequisite: Completion of EDF 1005 Introduction to the Teaching Profession with a grade of "C" or better

Health insurance is required to participate in this study abroad experience. A physical exam and immunizations are recommended.

Pricing and Accommodations

Space is limited. A $550 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your spot. Payment plans are available. Explore the State Department's Gilman International Scholarship opportunity.

$4,650 Program Fee includes:
  • Roundtrip flights from Orlando to Zambia
  • All accomodations while in Zambia (double occupancy)
  • All meals while in Zambia
  • All required transportation while in Zambia
  • Transportation and admission to Victoria Falls and Chobe Game Park
  • Travel insurance
Not included:
  • Eastern Florida State College tuition
  • Passport fees (a valid U.S. passport is required)
  • Immunization and physical exam fees
  • Spending money

Summer 2020 Trip

May 25 - June 14, 2020

Contact: Marika Koch

Important Dates & Deadlines

Application & Non-Refundable $550 Deposit Due: November 1, 2019

Depart Orlando for Zambia: May 25, 2020

Depart Zambia for Orlando: June 14, 2020