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CIEE: Summer Tropical Marine Ecology in Perth, Australia
Perth, Australia (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
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Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Restrictions: Gustavus applicants only
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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 02/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 06/13/2018 07/17/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Provider:
CIEE - Council on International Educational Exchange
Program Term(s):
Summer
Minimum Class Standing:
Sophomore
Minimum GPA:
2.75
Prerequisites:
Yes
Previous Language Study Req?:
No
Language of Instruction:
English
Language courses offered:
None
Housing Options:
Apartment (Shared), Guest House, Other
Areas of Study:
Biology, Earth Science, Ecology, Marine Science, Sciences
Program Design: Group based, Hybrid, Study Center, Theme based
Additional Program Options:
Field Study
Program Description:

Australia
CIEE Summer Tropical Marine Ecology in Perth, Australia 
Climate change, energy, water scarcity, mining, coastal management, and the need for conservation are just a few of the issues facing Australia today.

Through extensive coursework, field work, excursions, and activities, Tropical Marine Ecology in Perth will challenge you to explore marine biological processes with a focus on tropical reef ecosystems in Australia’s inimitable coastal environments.

Study abroad in Perth and you will:
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  • Explore the country’s fantastically unique marine ecosystems through extensive hands-on fieldwork at Ningaloo Reef, one of the top five most famous diving destinations in the world
  • Live and study in close proximity to the Australian coast featuring a diverse tropical reef ecosystem
  • Meet with local organizations focused on many areas of conservation and the environment
  • Learn from highly respected professors, researchers, and experts in the field
Find out more. 

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare.