Study Abroad in Rural Areas

5 Study Abroad Programs in Rural Areas

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Spanish immersion, community service and educational travel through Peru, Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands', incredible cultural and environmental diversity. Combine immersive Spanish language study, hands-on service learning projects and amazing educational adventure travel. Gain insight into the lives of indigenous Andean and Amazon communities; be astounded by Machu Picchu, the spectacular...

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The program is based at the Universidad Espiritu Santo (UEES) in the city of Guayaquil, Ecuador. Possibly the most diverse and undoubtedly one of the most beautiful countries in the world, Ecuador offers unspoiled coastline, snow-capped mountains, indigenous cultures, colonial architecture, and the planet's two greatest natural wonders: the Amazon rainforest and the Galapagos Islands. Guayaq...

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The program in Ecuador is designed to take full advantage of the diversity of this fascinating South American Country. During the month-long program, students will participate in activities associated with their selected courses, including lectures by KIIS faculty members, lectures and presentations by in-country experts, video presentations, visits to colonist and indigenous villages, and hike...

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High school graduates, biology students (especially undergraduates), or other interested persons can gain an insight into tropical ecology and conservation at Un poco del ChocĂł. The biological station offers several two-week courses per year which deal with the ecology, biodiversity and conservation of tropical ecosystems both in theoretical lectures and practical modules. Particularly interest...