CIEE Summer Tropical Ecology and Conservation Program in Monteverde, Costa Rica

Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE)
300 Fore St
Portland, ME  4101
Phone: (207) 553-4000
Western Hemisphere: Costa Rica: Monteverde

Host Inst.: CIEE Study Center in Monteverde

Dates: mid June - mid August

Subject: Biodiversity, Biology, Botany, Community service projects, Ecology and environmental studies, Entomology, Field study, Independent study, Spanish language

Level: Jrs, Srs, Grads
Requires: 2.75 GPA, 1 semester of college-level biology; see website for full details

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 10
Grad Credit: Avail
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: See CIEE website for details
Cost Include: cultural activities, field trips, housing included, insurance included, support svcs, tuition
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact sponsor for pgm costs

Instruction Language: English, Spanish
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Lab, Lang study, Lecture, Volunteer svc
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: homestays

Deadline: April 1

Other Info:
US Accredited Sponsor: Yes
Year Program Began: 1988
Orientation Location: in US & abroad
Orientation Description: mandatory
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity, pgm travel activity
Misc: Full-time resident dir. Research exp; field trips & excursions to different ecosystems within Costa
Financial Aid: scholarships
May Contact Former Participant