CIEE Summer Sustainability and the Environment  Program in Monteverde, Costa Rica

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CIEE Summer Sustainability and the Environment  Program in Monteverde, Costa Rica

Some experts claim that Costa Rica is a best-case example for sustainable development. Others see its well-intentioned efforts in eco-tourism backfiring for lack of proper infrastructure. Join CIEE in Monteverde, a small, international community nestled along the edge of a cloud forest, to learn about tropical conservation, development, and sustainability. Nearly half of your time will be spent on staff-led excursions to get real-life, insider perspectives. A homestay, cultural activities, and more will immerse you in Costa Rica’s rich culture. Study abroad in Costa Rica and you’ll: -Study tropical in a world-famous cloud forest -Live with a local family -Explore sustainable development, tropical biology, and environmental engineering in class and in the field -Hear a new language and try new foods visiting an indigenous mountain community

Subjects

  • Sustainable Development
  • Environmental Studies

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