Study Abroad

Organization of Tropical Studies: Tropical Diseases, Environmental Change and Human Health

Various, Costa Rica

The Organization of Tropical Studies is in partnership with Duke University.

Language pre-requisites:

1 semester of college-level Spanish or the equivalent and one semester of biology are required.  Students should have a strong interest in public health and biology, as well as an "avid curiosity for new cultures."

Language(s) of instruction available: English
Program link:
Types of housing: Dorm with program students
Amherst approved: Yes
Major(s): Biochemistry, Biology, Biophysics, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Sciences
Student evaluations:

Summer Hours

Monday - Friday
Converse 106

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