Madagascar: Biodiversity and Natural Resource Management

SIT Study Abroad
Eric Wirth
PO Box 676
Brattleboro, VT  05301
Int'l Phone: 802-258-3214
Africa, South of the Sahara: Madagascar

Dates: Sep-Dec or Feb-May

Subject: African studies, Animal sciences, Conservation, Ecology and environmental studies, Field study, French language, Homestay, Independent study, Malgache language, Marine biology, Natural resources

Level: Sophs, Jrs, Srs
Requires: 2.50 GPA, Coursework in environmental studies, ecology, or biology; 3 sems French

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 17
Grad Credit: Avail
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: Contact sponsor
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact sponsor for pgm costs

Instruction Language: English, French
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Lang study, Lecture, Seminar
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: homestays, hostels

Deadline: May 15 for fall; Nov 1 for spring

Other Info:
US Accredited Sponsor: Yes
Year Program Began: 1995
Orientation Location: abroad
Orientation Description: 1 wk
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity
Misc: Study ecology in an island nation that has been isolated from other landmasses for more than one hun
Financial Aid: scholarships