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  • Locations: Orange Walk, Belize
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CCSA- Cooperative Center for Study Abroad 
  • Program Cost:: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Program Dates:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Program Description:

Program Details:

Program Base Price: $3,999
Estimated Airfare: $799 – $999
(estimated additional cost based on recent airline prices)
Dates: Jun 16, 2020 – Jul 15, 2020
Scholarships: Yes (see scholarships page)

Program Description:


Spend a month in Belize doing field research with an experienced Northern Kentucky University faculty member. Gain valuable skills, such as ethnographic interviewing, to develop an appreciation for Belizean cultural diversity.

Daily breakfast and dinner are provided plus some additional meals.



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The price of this CCSA program includes:
  • Participants will reside at D Victoria Hotel in Orange Walk. Accommodations are based primarily on double occupancy with occasional use of triple rooms. Each room is equipped with air conditioning ceiling fan and private bath.

  • Course-related activities and entrances fees
  • All course-related ground transportation
  • Additional cultural program excursions
  • Health and emergency evacuation insurance
  • Program directors and staff on-site 24/7
  • Daily breakfast and some additional meals

Course(s) Offered:


Ethnographic Field School in Belize
Course Description: Immerse yourself in Belize as you practice field research. The ethnographic field school is partnering with Belizean institutes and associations in order to contribute to an understanding of the culture of sugar cane farmers in Orange Walk District village communities. Our community partners will use our results and recommendations to develop and conduct workshops for farmers on agricultural techniques, economics, health, and other community development tactics.
Prerequisite: None
WKU Course: ANTH 495 / ANTH 495G
Dr. Douglas Hume | 4 Cr. Hrs. | U/G

This program is currently not accepting applications.