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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: CSULB Summer Session Program Financial Aid: ASI-CSULB Scholarship
Areas of Study: Food Science, Health Science, Nutrition and Dietetics
Program Description:
Program Dates: July 22 - August 9, 2019 (one week at CSULB and two weeks in Barbados)

Course: FCS 490: Distilling and Brewing Technology in Barbados

Approximate Travel Cost: $1,570 (includes airfare and all excursion and accommodation costs)  See attached syllabus for details.

Tuition: $945

Insurance: $85

Course Description: This course provides an in depth understanding and practical exposure to fermentation science in the brewing of beer and distilled spirits (i.e., rum) at the oldest existing distillery in the world located in Barbados. This course is opened to ANYONE who would like to globalize their educational experiences and explore Barbados in 3 tiers (Island Safari, Kadooment Festival, Cave Excursion & Submarine Dive). Please see flyer and attached documents for exciting details regarding the trip and course.

For a flyer with trip details, click here: Barbados Flyer.2019.pdf
For more information on cost and itinerary, click here: Barbados 2019 Syllabus .pdf

This is a CSULB short-term, faculty-led study abroad course.

Contact Professor Cheryl Rock for more information at

Open to all majors (as well as staff, faculty, alumni,
and community members on a space available basis).
Faculty permission required.

ASI-CSULB Study Abroad Scholarship
A limited number of $750 scholarships are available for short-term, study abroad programs.
Click here for more information and to apply for the scholarships.
Deadline to apply for scholarships: March 11, 2019

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2020 03/20/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.