Maymester-Tropical Ecology

University of Georgia Costa Rica
Western Hemisphere: Costa Rica

Host Inst.: UGA Costa Rica

Dates: 4 wks, May 15-Jun 6, 2016

Subject: Biodiversity, Botany, Conservation, Costa Rican studies, Ecology and environmental studies, Field study, Independent study, Latin American studies, Marine sciences, Zoology

Level: Sophs, Jrs, Srs
Requires: 2.50 GPA, good acad standing; consent of the instructors based on application & personal interview

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 7-8
Grad Credit: Avail
Grad: 8

Overall Program Costs: $2,400, plus in-state tuition 8 sem credits
Cost Include: excursions, fees, housing included, most meals
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $2,500 to $5,000 not incl intl travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Lab, Lecture, Practical training, Seminar, Volunteer svc
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: hotels, residence halls

Deadline: Mar 20, 2016; late applications considered

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 1999
Orientation Location: in US
Orientation Description: (pre-pgm orients via phone/voip for non-UGA students)
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity, sports activity
Misc: Intensive, interdisciplinary field pgm with study of tropical environments, natural history & people
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