Study Abroad Opportunities for Geoscience Students
Wintersession 2015-16: Bahamas Field Course (GSCI 4999) – Winter Intersession (January 1 – 16, 2016). Geoscience majors will be given priority, but other majors are welcome and invited to apply. Other areas that would also be interested in this course include Environmental Science, Geography, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Pre-requisite: GSCI 1070 or GSCI 1050 or GSCI 1051/1052. Course material will be online, students will complete modules before the trip. Download full details and brochure here.
You can find Geoscience courses almost anywhere. If you do not see the place you want to study on the list, please visit Study Abroad to find out if you might be able to find courses that will transfer back to UConn.
For more information on Study Abroad, please visit studyabroad.uconn.edu, call 860-486-5022 or stop by their office in Rowe 117 Monday-Friday 8:30AM-4:30PM.
Past Study Abroad Trips
The Geoscience team went abroad in January 2015 to Taiwan. The students blogged and posted photos throughout their trip. Check out their posts here.
The programs below all offer courses that Geoscience students can use to meet requirements (major requirements and/or related courses).
University of Wollongong, Australia (pre-approved GSCI courses)
3rd Party Programs
University of Canterbury, New Zealand (pre-approved GSCI courses)
Macquarie University, Australia (pre-approved GSCI courses)
James Cook University, Australia (pre-approved GSCI courses)
Universidad de Costa Rica (pre-approved GSCI courses)