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: Sophs, Jrs, Srs
Requires: 2.50 GPA, coursework in environmental studies, ecology or biology; 3 sems Spanish

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 1-16
Grad Credit: Avail
Document Awarded: transcript

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

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

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
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, pgm travel activity
Misc: Experience the critical environmental & social issues affecting one of the world’s most diverse ecol
Financial Aid: scholarships