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Study Abroad and Field Programs

In addition to the wide array of courses available at Humboldt State University there are also opportunities to experience hands-on learning through study abroad and field programs. The Sierra Institute and Earth Education International offer interdisciplinary courses in the environmental field that allow students to experience wilderness and foreign culture first hand while earning academic credit through HSU.

Sierra Institute
The Sierra Institute offers interdisciplinary environmental studies field programs in California, Belize, Guatemala and South America . A variety of science and humanities based programs are offered every year.  View the 2012 Sierra Institute programs applicable to Environmental Science and Management majors.  A list of Sierra Institute programs and their associated ENVS/EMP courses can be viewed here

Earth Education International

Earth Education International (EEI) is an experiential learning organization in Costa Rica that provides interdisciplinary courses in sustainability, environmental studies and social responsibility.  The program works in partnership with global educational institutions to support and promote sustainable initiatives locally.  Learn more about the Deep Ecology and Sustainable Living short course offered in the summer and winter and the condensed spring semester program in Sustainable Global Stewardship.