ICADS Field Program

Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS)
Marisa Davenport Spanish Pgm Asst
Development Studies (ICADS)Department 826, PO Box 025216
Miami, FL  33102
Phone: 506-225-0508


Western Hemisphere: Costa Rica, Nicaragua

Host Institution: ICADS

Dates: Sept-Dec, Jan-May

Subject: Agriculture, Costa Rican Studies, Development Studies, Ecology And Environmental Studies, Field Study, Homestay, Independent Study, Natural Sciences, Political Science And Politics, Social Sciences, Spanish Language, Wildlife, Women's Studies

Level: Pre-College, Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Requires: 2.00 GPA, previous study in field, 1 yr coll Spanish, social or natural sci students, good physical condition
Age Min: 18
Age Average: 20

Undergrad Credit: Available
Undergrad: 15 per sem
Grad Credit: Available
Document Awarded: Transcript

Overall Program Costs: $11,950 per sem
Cost Include: Activities, Admissions, Airport Pickup, Books, Computer Access, Computer Lab, Cultural Activities, Excursions, Fees, Field Trips, Housing Included, Language Courses, Laundry, Most Meals
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $10,000 To $15,000 Not Including Intl Travel

Instruction Language: English, Spanish
Format: Directed Field Study, Independent Study Format, Language Study, Lecture, Practical Training, Seminar, Study Tour, Tutorial
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arranged By Program
Housing Type: Homestays

Deadline: Contact sponsor

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 1994
In Cooperation With: Hampshire College
Orientation Location: Abroad
Orientation Description: (4 wks, intensive Spanish instruction)
Activities: Excursions Activity, Field Trips Activity, Program Travel Activity
Financial Aid: Scholarships
May Contact Former Participant