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: Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Requires: 2.50 GPA, Coursework in environmental studies, ecology, or biology; 3 sems French

Undergrad Credit: Available
Undergrad: 17
Grad Credit: Available
Document Awarded: Transcript

Overall Program Costs: Contact sponsor
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact Sponsor For Program Costs

Instruction Language: English, French
Format: Directed Field Study, Independent Study Format, Language Study, Lecture, Seminar
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arranged By Program
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