Students

College Programs

On Broadreach college adventures, students cultivate global perspectives through in-depth engagement with new cultures and firsthand experiences with subjects they want to pursue. These non-traditional study abroad programs are opportunities for students to actively explore alongside professionals in the field, gaining either master scuba diving certifications or college credits from Lesley University along the way.

Costa Rica

Veterinary Medicine

Overview

Work alongside veterinarians. Gain firsthand experience with livestock, native species and companion animals. Explore beautiful Costa Rican environments.


Requirements + Certifications
  • See program details for requirements
  • 3 natural science college credits available

Duration 22 days

Program Dates + Cost
June 18 - July 9 $6,780 Available
July 12 - August 2 $6,780 Available
Caribbean

PADI Divemaster

Overview

Become a certified PADI Divemaster. Study dive theory from the deck of a liveaboard classroom and throughout the Caribbean’s best dive sites.


Requirements + Certifications
  • See program details for requirements
  • 1 PADI scuba certification available
  • 3 physical education college credits available
  • 1 sailing certification available

Duration 15 days

Program Dates + Cost
July 4 - July 18 $4,180 Available
Ecuador + Galápagos

Biodiversity Conservation

Overview

Explore one of the most biodiverse regions on the planet in search of unique species that inhabit the amazon rainforest, Andean cloud forests and Galapagos Islands. Support conservation efforts to alleviate environmental threats.


Requirements + Certifications
  • See program details for requirements
  • 3 natural science college credits available

Duration 20 days

Program Dates + Cost
July 13 - August 1 $6,880 Available
Caribbean

PADI Divemaster Internship

Overview

Turn your passion for diving into a professional path forward. Support students who are just discovering the world of scuba.


Requirements + Certifications
  • See program details for requirements
  • 1 PADI diving certification available
  • 2 sailing certifications available
  • 3 physical education college credits available

Duration 24 days

Program Dates + Cost
June 24 - July 17 $5,280 Available
July 18 - August 10 $5,280 Available
Iceland

Photography & Portfolio Design

Overview

Road trip around the famous “Ring Road.” Create a portfolio of images photographing the dramatic and diverse landscapes of Iceland.


Requirements + Certifications
  • See program details for requirements
  • 3 fine arts college credits available

Duration 21 days

Program Dates + Cost
June 23 - July 13 $6,980 Available
Bali

Tropical Veterinary Medicine

Overview

Experience the welcoming culture and tropical landscapes of Bali. Work with wildlife welfare professionals. Assist in the rescue and rehabilitation of vulnerable species.


Requirements + Certifications
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  • 
3 natural science college credits available

Duration 22 days

Program Dates + Cost
July 11 - August 1 $6,680 Available
Caribbean

PADI Scuba Instructor

Overview

Take the next step in your scuba journey. Become a certified PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor.


Requirements + Certifications
  • See program details for requirements
  • 2 PADI diving certifications available
  • 5 physical education college credits available

Duration 16 days

Program Dates + Cost
July 18 - August 2 $4,280 Available
Caribbean

Tropical Marine Biology

Overview

Live on a 45-foot floating classroom. Work alongside marine science professionals. Explore diverse underwater ecosystems.


Requirements + Certifications
  • See program details for requirements
  • 3 natural science college credits
  • 2 PADI diving certifications available

Duration 22 days

Program Dates + Cost
June 14 - July 5 $6,180 Available
July 8 - July 29 $6,180 Available
Caribbean

PADI Divemaster + Instructor

Overview

Intensive scuba training in some of the world’s most beautiful waters. Grow from diver to divemaster to instructor.


Requirements + Certifications
  • See program details for requirements
  • 3 PADI scuba certifications available
  • 1 sailing certification available
  • 8 physical education college credits available

Duration 30 days

Program Dates + Cost
July 4 - August 2 $6,880 Available
Fiji

Shark Behavior + Conservation

Overview

Dive with sharks. Work closely with biologists and conservationists in the field. Gain a deep understanding of this important species.


Requirements + Certifications
  • See program details for requirements
  • 3 natural science college credits
  • 1 PADI scuba certification available

Duration 24 days

Program Dates + Cost
June 14 - July 7 $7,280 Available
“The experience was a once in a lifetime opportunity. I will never forget the friends I met nor the memories I made. Throughout this trip, I felt like a true veterinarian. The hands-on activities made me more eager to one day become a vet. I have learned a lot throughout this trip, about both animals and myself.” Kelly, college alumna