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 Inst.: 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: Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs
Requires: 2.80 GPA, 1 semester college ecology, bio, or environmental studies
Age Min: 18
Age Average: 20

Undergrad Credit: Avail
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, pgm travel, some field equipment, student support svcs, support svcs, tuition
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact sponsor for pgm costs

Instruction Language: English, Spanish
Format: Directed field study, Lecture, Practical training, Volunteer svc
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
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, pgm travel activity, sports activity
Financial Aid: scholarships
May Contact Former Participant