Short-Term Programs

Center for International Programs

2016-2017 Academic Year

Short-term Winter and Summer programs are available at Veritas in Tropical Marine Biology and International Workshops.

January Term

ENV 3190 J Short Term Program Tropical Marine Biology

(2 weeks online + 2.5 weeks in Costa Rica)
20 online hours, 25 lecture hours, 35 lecture/field session hours (6 credits)

This program provides students with:
* Gain a general comprehension of the concepts and issues addressed in marine biology.
* An understanding of Costa Rican marine ecosystems, biodiversity and environmental issues through field trips and field work in coral reefs, sandy and muddy beaches, mangroves and estuaries.
* An appreciation for the importance of Integrated Coastal Management.

International Workshops

  • Expression and communication
  • HCD: Social Construction Workshop: Community Support Spaces

For detailed information go to International Workshops

June

ENV 3190 J Short Term Program Tropical Marine Biology

(2 weeks online / 2.5 weeks in Costa Rica)
20 online hours, 25 lecture hours, 35 lecture/field session hours (6 credits)

The purpose of this program is for students to:
* Gain a general comprehension of the concepts and issues addressed in marine biology.
* Study Costa Rican marine ecosystems, biodiversity and environmental issues through field trips and field work in coral reefs, sandy and muddy beaches, mangroves and estuaries.
* Understand the importance of Integrated Coastal Management.

International Workshops

  • Bio Design: Learning from natural systems, environment and efficiency

For detailed information go to International Workshops

July

International Workshops

  • Post-Carbon Urbanism: Sustainable environmental toolkit for designers
  • Sustainable Emergency Shelters

For detailed information go to International Workshops

Short term options

EXAMPLE 1:
J TERM COURSE
Academic
 $1,171.00
Logistics
 $2,452.00
TOTAL
 $3,623.00
EXAMPLE 2:
JUNE – BASIC AEROSPACE ENGINEERING
Academic
 $925.00
Logistics
 $3,957.00
TOTAL
 $4,882.00 
EXAMPLE 3:
INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOPS
TOTAL
 $2400.00
EXAMPLE 3:
SUMMER PROGRAMS
For more information Summer programs

Please refer to Tuition & Fees for more information on pricing.