** 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.
Bring your love of the outdoors and its inhabitants to Botswana and study African wildlife in the largest extant native habitat. Select from an array of coursework including upper-level biology, and environmental science in animal behavior, ecology, and conservation.
You'll also get to experience and explore the intersection of conservation with society and culture through CIEE co-curricular activities and extensive field trips to nature reserves, rangelands, rural communities, and the capital city of Gaborone.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
building an imbedded research project involving wildlife behavior, ecology, or conservation.
EXPLORE BOTSWANA WILDLIFE
travel to Central Kalahari Game Reserve or Okavango Delta to enjoy a fully integrated STEM experience combining life sciences, conservation, and environmental sciences into a holistic wildlife management curriculum.
GAIN FIRSTHAND EXPERIENCE
interacting with local community to learn about human-wildlife conflict and its impact on sustainable wildlife conservation efforts.
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