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Undergraduate Programs       Pitt in Ecuador Application Deadline for summer programs is January 20, 2017.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW:    The Andes and Amazon Field School hosts Pitt in Ecuador undergraduate programs during Spring Break as well as June and July Summer Sessions.    Each program is open to students from any university.  No matter which session you choose the Andes and Amazon Field School will immerse you in the culture and environment of the Amazon for a adventure you won’t forget.  Credits transfer back to your home university.


Outcomes:  The goal is to give you skills for working with indigenous communities or in cross-cultural settings whether in NGOs, academia, business, or government. 

Pitt in Ecuador Program Overview

Spring Break (March 4-11, 2017)

Pitt in Ecuador Spring Break combines 2 groups: 


1. International Marketing 1 cr.

BUSMKT 1511: Marketing 'Made in Ecuador' to the World

2. Tropical Ecology  (1 cr.)

BIOSC 0825: Ecology of the Napo Valley (1 credit)


The two groups share the same itinerary.


Cost:  $1,799 in-state/$1,999 out-of-state

Session 1  (June 1-24)  6 credits

ANTH 1713: Health and Nutrition of the Kichwa People ANTH Amazonian Culture and Environment 

Cost: In-State; $4,900; Out-of-State: $5,100.  Apply


Session 2  (June 2-July 17)   6 credits

BIOSC 1220 Tropical Forest Ecology

Biology Research Course

Cost: In-State: $4,900; Out-of-State: $5,100.  Apply

BYU Ecology and Sustainable Agriculture (July 3-August 3) 

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