Ecuador: Comparative Ecology and Conservation

SIT Study Abroad
Eric Wirth
PO Box 676
Brattleboro, VT  05301
Int'l Phone: 802-258-3214
Western Hemisphere: Ecuador: Galapagos Islands, Ecuador: Quito

Dates: Sep-Dec or Feb-May

Subject: Biology, Botany, Civilization and culture, Conservation, Earth sciences, Ecology and environmental studies, Field study, Homestay, Independent study, Natural resources, Spanish language

Level: Sophs, Jrs, Srs
Requires: 2.50 GPA, Coursework in environmental studies, ecology, or biology; 4 sems Spanish

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 16 per sem
Grad Credit: Avail
Document Awarded: transcript

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

Instruction Language: Spanish
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: 1990
Orientation Location: abroad
Orientation Description: 1 wk
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity
Misc: Explore tropical ecosystems and the complexities of human adaptations to different environments in E
Financial Aid: scholarships