Academic Credits with
Since 1974, Holbrook has led more than 70,000 students to the far reaches of the
world. Over the years, Holbrook’s travel programs have immersed students in new
ecosystems and cultures, improved students’ content area knowledge and
invigorated their passion for subject areas.
To provide this valuable experience to students, Holbrook partners with academic
institutions to provide travel programs that qualify for academic credit at the
pre-college, undergraduate or graduate levels in specific disciplines.
Holbrook's academic travel programs team consists of both educators and travel
professionals. This team works together to design hands-on, in-depth study
programs to ecologically and sociologically significant destinations across the
Pre-college credit and undergraduate credit
Holbrook supports high school juniors and seniors in obtaining pre-college
credits for some travel programs. These credits, offered by Lees-McRae College,
are fully transferable, meaning the student can enter university with approved
college credits in science.
With its academic partnership with Lees-McRae College, Holbrook Travel
specifically designs travel to provide undergraduate students course credit in
science. Subjects include tropical conservation, biology and ecology.
Through University of the Pacific and Holbrook Travel, students or teachers can
receive semester units of graduate level professional development credits for
Holbrook Travel programs.
Designed exclusively to meet the needs of educators for professional upgrading
and salary advancement, these credits are only applicable towards a degree
program when pre-approved by your institution.
This course offers educators and related personnel the opportunity to develop a
personalized academic programs based on independent and or group travels either
within the United States or abroad. Each participant has the opportunity to
design a sequence of academic activities based on pre-determined travel plans.
Upon submission and approval of an academic travel plan, the participant will
develop units of study or audio-visual curriculum aids and materials which will
be based on activities, experiences and information gained from travel. Aids and
materials may include but are not limited to video tape recordings and slide
University of the Pacific is a nationally ranked university. The main campus in
Stockton, California is home to seven schools and colleges, with more than 80
majors and programs of study.