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  • Locations: Perth, Australia
  • Program Terms: Fall, Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year U of A Application Deadline U of A Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2020 02/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2020 04/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** If you are applying for an external program, please note the U of A application deadline listed may be different than the external program provider's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Advisor: Bumpers College: Veronica Mobley, College of Architecture & Design: Brian Poepsel, College of Education & Health Professions: Veronica Mobley, College of Engineering: Brian Poepsel, Fulbright College: Katie Sabo, Walton College: Sarah Malloy Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5
Credit Hours Available: Between 1-6 Credit Hours, Between 12-18 Credit Hours, Between 6-12 Credit Hours Area of Study: Biology, Earth Science, Health Science, Plant Science
Program Duration: 4-8 Weeks, Semester Credit Type: Transfer Credit
Language of Instruction: English Open to non-U of A students?: No
Open to Graduate Students?: No Housing Options: Apartment, Hotel/Hostel
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.