Application Deadline: December 6, 2013
On-campus: May 5-28, 2014
Travel period: May 30-June 18, 2014
One of the most economically dynamic regions in the world, South America is rich in natural resources and agricultural products. It feeds the world’s appetite for goods such as copper, gold, silver, iron ore, and petroleum, as well as foodstuffs like asparagus, beef, and endless varieties of fruits. In addition, South America possesses a rich cultural heritage and stirring history that thrill the soul of each traveler.
Possible company visits might include (though subject to change):
PricewaterhouseCoopers, US Embassy, Peru Ministry of Development and Social Inclusion, Institute for Liberty and Democracy (an economic think tank), Buenaventura Mining Company, PromPeru, DanPer
"My experience in the South America Go Global Program was unforgettable. It was everything a traveler would want to experience. You understand the essence of the countries in terms of their business practices, their culture and history, not to mention the direct interaction one has with the local community." -- Luribel De La Rosa, South America 2013
Students may choose to take up to 9 credits of the following courses; a minimum of three credits is required for program participation. Students must work directly with their academic advisor for authorization to take any of the courses listed below during the program. Please note that all pre-requisites must be completed by the end of spring semester.
Program Fee: $4,475
Friday, December 6, 2013
A complete application consists of all of the following items:
(Application will include the following that should be gathered/prepared prior to beginning your application)
The general application for the summer programs is online. However, the application is not complete until you provide a hard copy of the following completed documents to Liz Allred in BUS 310.
In addition to the submitted application, each applicant must have an interview with a Global Learning Experiences program leader. We will schedule this interview once the application is complete.