CIEE Sustainability and the Environment 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 Cerro Plano de Monteverde

Dates: Fall: mid Aug - early Dec / Spring: early Feb - mid May

Subject: Anthropology, Conservation, Environmental system analysis, Internships, Sociology, Spanish language, Sustainable development

Level: Sophs, Jrs, Srs
Requires: 2.75 GPA, 3 semesters of college-level environmental studies; Some college-level Spanish language recommended

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 17 per semsester
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, Internship, Lang study, Lecture, Seminar
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: field stations, homestays

Deadline: Fall: April 1 / Spring: Nov 1

Other Info:
US Accredited Sponsor: Yes
Year Program Began: 2009
Orientation Location: in US & abroad
Orientation Description: mandatory
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity, pgm travel activity
Misc: Full-time pgm leadership; excursions; cultural activities; internship.
Financial Aid: scholarships
May Contact Former Participant