Animal Science - Pre-Veterinary Summer Program


Belize: San Ignacio


The Animal Science - Pre-Veterinary Program features two courses: Wild Life and Exploring Animal Health and Diseases.

Wild Life

This course is ideal for Zoology, Animal Science, Veterinary, or Pre-Veterinary students. Participants get the chance to gain working knowledge of health, habitat, and reproductive issues concerning wildlife and zoo animals in Belize.

Exploring Animal Health and Diseases in Belize

This course is designed for students of Veterinary, Pre-Veterinary, Zoology, or Animal Science. Students can earn working knowledge on health and husbandry issues concerning cattle and horses (dairy and beef) in Belize.


1. Enroll in the only US accredited program in the country.

2. Feel secure with the program's full support services.

3. Learn from committed and experienced faculty.

4. Have a rewarding study abroad experience with the program's emphasis on experiential learning.

5. Learn Spanish through the Bilingual community in Belize.




May 29 - June 28, 2014

Degree Level

Bachelors Degree (Undergraduate)

Subject Areas

  • Animal Science
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Dairy Science
  • Veterinary Medicine/science
  • Zoology & Wildlife Sciences

Cost in US$:


Program Fees Include:

* Tuition up to 6 credits hours
* Lab and field fees
* Round trip airport transfers on group arrival and departure days
* Ground transportation to and from field sites
* Double occupancy accommodation
* Orientation

Experience Required


This Program is open to

American and Canadian Participants.

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

in Groups of 5 to 10 students

Application Process Involves

  • Disciplinary Clearance Form
  • Other
  • Transcript
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

15 working days