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CIEE Summer Intensive Research in Coral Reef Ecology




Summer: mid June - mid August

Subject Areas

  • Ecology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Marine Biology

Cost in US$:

Please see CIEE website for details.

Program Fees Include:

We want to make sure you get the most out of your experience when you study abroad with CIEE, which is why we offer the most inclusions in our fees.
The program fee includes:
- Tuition and housing
- Pre-departure advising and optional on-site airport meet and greet
- Full-time program leadership and support
- Field trips and cultural activities
- CIEE iNext travel card which provides insurance and other travel benefits

Experience Required


    Overall GPA 2.75,
  • 2 semesters of college-level biology required,
  • Upper-level coursework in ecology and/or zoology recommended,
  • Nationally recognized SCUBA certification or PADI referral (Professional Association of Diving Instruction; see

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Scholarships are Available

We want as many students as possible to benefit from studying abroad. That’s why CIEE awards more than $3 million every year – more than any other international educational organization – to make study abroad affordable. Please see the website for more details.

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application
  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcript
  • Other
  • Online Application

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network