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Backpackers: Study Biology and English in Central America

Locations

Costa Rica: Manuel Antonio, Monteverde

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks

Term

Summer

Dates

July 12 - August 15, 2016

Travel Types

  • Backpacking
  • Caving & Spelunking
  • Climbing
  • Ecology
  • Hiking
  • Rainforest Tours
  • Sports
  • Student Tours
  • Tours
  • Trekking
  • Yoga

Type of Programs

  • Adventure Travel
  • Cultural Exploration
  • Student Exchange

Languages

  • English

Subject Areas

  • Biology
  • English

Cost in US$:

USD 6'410

Cost Includes:

  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Excursions
  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • International travel
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Registration fees
  • Travel while in host country
  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

Hotels and accommodations
Breakfast and dinner daily
Entrance fees to all course-specific sites
Course Components
Ministry-approved credit(s) upon successful completion of the course(s)
Custom course pack
Student Login
MEI journal
Digital yearbook
Fall reunion
Transportation
Return airfare from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport
Transportation between hotel locations via private coach
Transportation for all listed program excursions
Transfers to all accommodations

Credit Available

yes

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Biological Research

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Dormitory
  • Group living
  • Other

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 30

Scholarships are Available

Application Process Involves

  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Transcript
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

Two weeks

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network