Biology Programs

It is recommended that biology majors choose from the list of programs below, as they all offer valuable hands-on experience in the field.

ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

COSTA RICA

Organization for Tropical Studies – Tropical Biology on a Changing Planet

Various Field Stations

ECUADOR

IES Galápagos Islands Direct Enrollment Program

Galapagos Islands

SIT Comparative Ecology and Conservation

Quito

GERMANY

IES Freiburg Environmental Studies Program

Freiburg

ISRAEL

Arava Institute for Environmental Studies

Kibbutz Ketura

MADAGASCAR

SIT Biodiversity and Natural Resource Management

Fort Dauphin

SOUTH AFRICA

Organization for Tropical Studies – African Ecology & Conservation

Various Field Stations

TANZANIA

SIT Wildlife Management Studies

Arusha

SIT Coastal Ecology and Natural Resource Management

Tanzania & Zanzibar

VIETNAM

SIT Culture, Social Change, and Development

Ho Chi Minh City

SUMMER ONLY:

AUSTRALIA

Arcadia Environmental Studies: Ethics, Culture & Sustainability

Australia & New Zealand

BHUTAN

SFS Eastern Himalayan Forests, Watersheds, & Rural Livelihoods

Various Field Stations

ECUADOR

IES Environmental Studies

Quito

ICELAND

SIT Renewable Energy, Technology, and Resource Economics

Akureyri

SPAIN

Arcadia University STEM Summer Research

Granada

MARINE BIOLOGY

ECUADOR

IES Galápagos Islands Direct Enrollment Program

Galapagos Islands

PANAMA

SIT Tropical Ecology, Marine Ecosystems, and Biodiversity Conservation

Panama City

TURKS & CAICOS

SFS Marine Resource Management Studies

Various Field Stations

GLOBAL HEALTH & MEDICINE

BRAZIL

SIT Public Health, Race, and Human Rights

Salvador

CHILE

SIT Public Health, Traditional Medicine, and Community Empowerment

Arica

COSTA RICA

Organization for Tropical Studies – Global Health

Las Cruces and La Selva

DENMARK

DIS Human Health and Disease: A Clinical Approach

Copenhagen

DIS Health Delivery and Prioritization in Northern Europe

Copenhagen

INDIA

Alliance Contemporary India: Development, Environment & Public Health

Pune

Alliance Global and Public Health 

Manipal

KENYA

SIT Urbanization, Health, and Human Rights 

Kisumu

SOUTH AFRICA

Organization for Tropical Studies – Global Issues in South Africa

Various Field Stations

SIT Community Health and Social Policy

Durban

SWITZERLAND

SIT Global Health and Development Policy

Geneva/Nyon

THAILAND

CIEE Community Public Health

Khon Kaen

SUMMER ONLY:

ARGENTINA

CIEE Community Public Health

Buenos Aires

BOTSWANA

CIEE Community Public Health

Gaborone

CHINA

Wheaton College Traditional Chinese Medicine

Kunming

DENMARK

DIS Human Health and Disease: A Clinical Approach

Copenhagen

DIS Health Delivery and Prioritization in Northern Europe

Copenhagen