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: http://www.ots.ac.cr/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=339&Itemid=467
Types of housing: Dorm with program students
Amherst approved: Yes
Major(s): Biochemistry, Biology, Biophysics, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Sciences
Student evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297
 

Summer Hours

Monday - Friday
8:30am-4:30pm
Converse 106

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