Program Administrator: 
SFS
Location: 

Southern Peru

Duration: 
Winter/Spring Semester
Summer/Fall Semester
Language: 
English
Spanish
Housing: 
Residence Hall
Requirement: 

One semester of college-level ecology or biology
18 years old

Application Deadlines: 
Mandatory Application Checklist: 
Program Details: 

This program seeks to understand both the conflicts and synergies of conservation and development. Students will gain a sense of the richness of the Andes-Amazon region—biodiversity, social and cultural diversity, and ecosystem services—while exploring strategies for sustainable livelihoods in this highly productive and diverse region of South America.

Program Costs: 

See SFS website

$350 IDEA fee per term abroad

Academic Emphasis: 
Anthropology
Biology
Botany
Environ. Science
General Science
Natural Resources
Political Science
Rec. Resource Mgt
Spanish
Sustainability
Country: 
Peru