Panama: Tropical Ecology, Marine Ecosystems and Biodiversity Conservation

SIT Study Abroad
Eric Wirth
PO Box 676
Brattleboro, VT  05301
Int'l Phone: 802-258-3214


Western Hemisphere: Costa Rica, Panama

Dates: Sep-Dec or Feb-May

Subject: Biodiversity, Conservation, Development Studies, Ecology And Environmental Studies, Field Study, Forestry, Homestay, Independent Study, Spanish Language, Sustainable Development, Wildlife

Level: Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Requires: 2.50 GPA, coursework in environmental studies, ecology or biology; 3 sems Spanish

Undergrad Credit: Available
Undergrad: 1-16
Grad Credit: Available
Document Awarded: Transcript

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

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

Housing Arrangement: Arranged By Program
Housing Type: Homestays, Hostels, Residence Halls

Deadline: May 15 for fall; Nov 1 for spring

Other Info:
US Accredited Sponsor: Yes
Year Program Began: 2001
Orientation Location: Abroad
Orientation Description: 1 wk
Activities: Cultural Events Activity, Excursions Activity, Program Travel Activity
Misc: Experience the critical environmental & social issues affecting one of the world’s most diverse ecol
Financial Aid: Scholarships