Study Environmental Studies Abroad

A Guide to Studying Environmental Studies Abroad

Environmental Studies is rapidly becoming one of the most important academic disciplines available as it encompasses many defining questions of our modern era. Sustainability and environmental preservation are global issues at core, and environmental study abroad programs will introduce you to new ways by which we can tear down barriers and build up a healthier planet.

Why Study Environmental Studies Abroad

No matter where you go, studying abroad will break you out of your comfort zone and change the way you see the world. Different countries vary drastically in their efficiency and sustainability of infrastructure, presenting a wide array of problems which remain to be solved by environmental scientists around the globe. When all is said and done, environmental study abroad programs will teach you that despite our differences, we all walk the same earth which we must help each other protect.

Locations

When choosing a location to pursue environmental studies abroad, the first decision you must make is whether you’d like to travel to the developed or developing world. Advanced and underdeveloped economies each present their unique set of challenges and perspectives on environmental issues, and you decision can greatly influence how you come to think about the broader issues at hand.

If you study abroad in a developed country or region, such as Europe, North America, Australia, or Japan, then the focus of your environmental study abroad program will likely be on large scale issues, such as policy, global sustainability, and urban planning. The infrastructure of these ...

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Field-based Conservation Programs Around the World

Round River provides exciting programs in some of the world’s most beautiful and remote regions. Study biodiversity while contributing to local conservation efforts. Our students conduct real research, work with local communities and partners, and earn Environmental Studies and Biology credits. Boost your resume while building research skills.

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Globalization and Sustainable Development in Cameroon

Carleton College, one of the nation’s top liberal arts colleges, now operates Globalization and Sustainable Development in Cameroon, an expansion of Antioch Education Abroad’s Community Development program. The Globalization and Sustainable Development in Cameroon program allows students to engage in meaningful local development projects in an enriching cross-cultural learning environment. S...

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Semester in Costa Rica

On our Semester in Costa Rica program, you’ll live minutes from the heart of San José and study at Universidad Veritas. Use this capital city as your launch pad to explore the country’s biodiversity. At the University, you can take courses taught in English or Spanish, ranging from topics like Costa Rican culture to art studies. San José is the perfect place to improve your Spanish, with langua...

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AIFS Study Abroad in South Africa: Semester or Year

Spend a semester or academic year in captivating Stellenbosch with AIFS. Earn up to 15 credits studying at the University of Stellenbosch. Courses are taught in English. Choose your course of study on the Full Curriculum Program. Volunteer opportunities and a Learning for Sustainable Community Engagement Program are also options. Limited opportunities exist for students with an interest i...

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IES Abroad Granada - Study in Granada

Many travelers who visit Granada insist it's the must-see city in all of Spain. With one of the clearest windows into Spain's unique historical symbiosis of Islam, Christianity, and Judaism, the IES Abroad curriculum takes full advantage of Andalusia and all southern Spain has to offer including cultural excursions. Two semesters of college level Spanish are required to enroll in the Interm...

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Boston University: Venice Environmental Studies Program

Join an Environmental Studies Program in Venice. This Italian city is home to numerous priceless treasures and artifacts of western heritage, and is also a frequently mentioned example when discussing the impacts of climate chance. Venice offers a dynamic, exciting, and unique location to examine various critical issues concerning climate change. The program offers a dual focus that explores...

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Athena Study and Intern Abroad in Florence, Italy

Athena's partner school in Florence, Italy, Lorenzo de' Medici (LdM), is a private institution located among several buildings in the center of this charming Renaissance city. The campus' main building dates back to the 13th century and, before being renovated, was originally a convent and church. Florence was the heart of the Renaissance, and its artistic flair is still tangible. With that ...

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Ecology Conservation Program in Scotland - Adelante Abroad

Natural beauty, inland cliffs, freshwater streams, and grasslands provide a bountiful habitat for our Ecology Study Abroad program. Edinburgh, Scotland has a rich environment that is ideal for studying ecology. In the classroom, students will take part in courses like Conservation Skills and Habitat Management. Beyond the classroom, students gain valuable field experience via field investig...

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Low Cost - Budget Study Abroad With CSA

The Center For Study Abroad (CSA) offers low cost, non-profit study abroad programs worldwide. Since 1990. See website to review programs and register. The programs are open to all. It is easy to register and qualify for any of the programs. Participants are guaranteed a quick confirmation. They get the chance to earn college credit. They benefit from the flexible schedules, housing, travel...

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USAC BRAZIL: Florianópolis-Global Economy

The Florianópolis program offers students the opportunity to immerse themselves in the incredibly diverse and dynamic culture of Brazil while living on a beautiful sub-tropical island and studying at one South America’s most prestigious universities. The program is ideal for students who want to learn about the world’s fifth-largest country, one of the fastest-growing economies (sixth-largest i...

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API at Universidad de Salamanca in Salamanca, Spain

Study abroad in Salamanca, a popular university city that hosts many international students and is only 50 miles east of Spains border with Portugal. The Old City is a UNESCO World Heritage Site; its Plaza Mayor (city center) is one of the most impressive in Spain! APIs program at the Universidad de Salamanca is ideal for students looking to live an authentic Spanish lifestyle away from t...

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ISA Study Abroad in Salamanca, Spain

Study abroad in Salamanca through ISA! Sign up for any of our programs - Spanish Language & Culture (available in summer), Business & Spanish Language, Liberal Arts & Spanish Language, etc. - no matter your Spanish proficiency level. These are offered for a semester, trimester, or academic year. You will study at the Universidad de Salamanca, Spain’s oldest and most prestigious university. T...

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CIEE Development + Globalization in Khon Kaen, Thailand

Don’t just study complex environmental, development, and globalization issues – confront them in Thailand with CIEE. On the Development and Globalization program, your coursework is a springboard, propelling you into the field to interact with, learn from, and contribute to communities and organizations. You’ll examine issues of development and social justice on a grassroots level, and immerse ...

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Study Abroad in Rome, Italy at John Cabot University

Studying abroad is an incredible opportunity to build your resume while you experience the world, learn a new language, and make international friends. As an American university in the historic center of Rome, Italy, John Cabot University allows you to become a part of our international campus community representing 70 countries while you experience the incredible city of Rome. We accept st...