Global Health Education Program

Chamberlain Care™ Worldwide

Advance your nursing skills as you venture beyond the classroom and local community and gain clinical experience through a full spectrum social and cause-related nursing service trips. See firsthand the impact possible as you personally contribute to transforming healthcare delivery at a global level.

The Global Health Education Project can be done in place of the Multiculturalism in Healthcare – Special Populations course requirement, so students can receive course credit as well as the educational experience of a lifetime.*

This is your chance to:

  • Expand your education and gain a deeper understanding of cultural and socioeconomic differences
  • Travel internationally
  • Earn four credit hours for NR-441: Community Health Nursing – International (3-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program students only)
  • Earn three credit hours for INT-351: Multiculturalism in Healthcare-Special Populations** (3-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program students only)

ghep-india_SFletcher“Students think they’re going to help save the world, but they come away receiving more than they ever could have given – a greater confidence in their abilities and a real sense of purpose.” 

Susan Fletcher, EdD, MSN (r), RN 
Chair, Global Health Education Program
Professor Chamberlain College of Nursing

How to apply

Chamberlain pre-licensure student application requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursng (BSN) degree program students must have successfully completed NR-324/NR-325
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Two faculty recommendations
  • In-person interview with Global Health Education Program Experience lead faculty

Chamberlain alumni application requirements:

If you have any questions, email

NOTE: Dates are subject to change.


  • 2016-2017 Global Health Education Program Service Trip Schedule
  • Pre-licensure Application
  • Alumni Application

    Funding your Global Health Education Program Experience

    Learn more about the Chamberlain College of Nursing Global Health Education Scholarship at

    *The Global Health Education Program is subject to availability based on campus location.
    **INT351 Multiculturalism in Healthcare-Special Populations available only to students currently enrolled in the 129 curriculum.


    mary-ghep“I came prepared to change lives and left having changed my own.” 

    – Mary
    Chamberlain BSN student,
    Global Health Education Program