Panama: Tropical Island Biodiversity Studies

The School for Field Studies (SFS)
Kris Pieper
100 Cummings Center, Suite 534-G
Beverly, MA  1915
Phone: (978) 219-5122
Int'l Phone: 800-989-4418
Fax: (978) 922-3835


Western Hemisphere: Panama: Bocas del Toro

Host Institution: The School for Field Studies

Dates: Fall/Spring Semesters

Subject: Anthropology, Area Studies, Biology, Community Service Projects, Conservation, Development Studies, Ecology And Environmental Studies, Economics, Field Study, Marine Sciences, Natural Resources, Natural Sciences, Spanish Studies, Sustainable Development, Wildlife

Level: Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Requires: 2.80 GPA, 1 semester college ecology, bio, or environmental studies
Age Min: 18
Age Average: 20

Undergrad Credit: Available
Undergrad: 18 per semester
Grad Credit: None
Transfer Credit Through: University of Minnesota
Document Awarded: Transcript

Overall Program Costs: Contact sponsor
Cost Include: Activities, Admissions, All Meals, Cultural Activities, Evacuation Insurance, Field Trips, Health And Safety, Housing Included, Program Travel, Some Field Equipment, Student Support Services, Support Services, Tuition
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact Sponsor For Program Costs

Instruction Language: English, Spanish
Format: Directed Field Study, Lecture, Practical Training, Volunteer Service
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arranged By Program
Housing Type: Field Stations, Group Living

Deadline: Rolling admissions

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 1980
Orientation Location: Abroad
Activities: Cultural Events Activity, Excursions Activity, Field Trips Activity, Program Travel Activity, Sports Activity
Financial Aid: Scholarships
May Contact Former Participant