CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA

Brazil

Universidade do Sul de Santa Catarina in Florianopolis

  • Semester or Summer options
  • Classes about Brazilian culture, society, and business alongside Portuguese language classes
  • Excursions to other Brazilian cities and beaches included

Federal University of Campina Grande

  • Limited to Agriculture and Life Sciences or Engineering students

Federal University of Vicosa

  • Limited to Agriculture and Life Sciences or Engineering students

Costa Rica

Veritas University in San Jose

  • Semester or Summer options
  • Take Spanish classes along sideclasses in other academic areas including environmental science, ecology, Latin American studies, and more.
  • Excursions to cloud forest, volcanos, rainforests, and more included

School for Field Studies Center for Sustainable Development Studies

  • Semester: Sustainable Development Studies
  • Summer: Biodiversity and Sustainable Food Systems or Fundamentals of Sustainability Research
  • Learn about the development of sustainability efforts of local farmers and growers while also learning about the biodiversity of Costa Rica

Argentina

University of Belgrano in Buenos Aires

  • Semester or Summer options
  • Advanced Spanish (even Medical Spanish) and other classes in Spanish alongside local students or classes in English related to Latin American history, society, and culture
  • Excursions to Uruguay, Tigre, and more included

Ecuador

CEDEI in Cuenca

  • Semester or Summer options
  • Spanish learning focused program, unpaid internships available

Panama

School for Field Studies Center for Tropical Island Biodiversity Studies

  • Semester: Tropical Island Biodiversity Studies
  • Summer: Tropical Island Ecosystems: The Human Impact
  • Explore both the rainforests and tropical reefs of Panama while also learning about the local and indigenous people’s relationship with these ecosystems

Turks and Caicos

School for Field Studies Center for Marine Resource Studies

  • Semester: Marine Resource Studies
  • Summer: Fundamentals of Marine Conservations or Marine Megafauna
  • Spend time out in the open ocean learning about the ecosystem and conducting research. Option to become Scuba Certified

US Virgin Islands

EARTH Program on St. John Island

  • Service Learning Semester or Summer options