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Summer Session 2013

Study Abroad

Summer session at UMBC provides students opportunities to earn credits while exploring other cultures and gaining hands-on experience.  Study abroad opportunities offered during Summer Session 2014 include:


COSTA RICA (GES 400/600)

Study Sustainable Development & Conservation in Costa Rica This Summer
June 1-15, 2014

This summer, partake in a unique study abroad experience that involves a mix of field research and service learning. Travel to Costa Rica and interact with rural communities engaging in sustainable development projects and gain a first-hand understanding of tropical biodiversity. Students will obtain an appreciation for balancing the needs of development and conservation in a tropical rural setting. The field study is offered to upper-level undergraduate and graduate students.

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Download Application
The deadline to apply is March 10. 








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