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Citadel Summer in Peru

Term To Study: Summer 2019
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2019
Program Starts: May 28, 2019
Program Ends: Jun 25, 2019
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Fee: $3,035
Link 1: Amazonia Expeditions
Contact Phone: (843) 953-5328
Contact Name: Dr. Audrey Parrish
Contact Email:
What is Included: - Meals
- Lodging
- Excursions
- Guided jungle tours
- Zip line adventure
What is not Included: - Airfare
- Passport fees
- Personal costs
Estimated Costs: Program fee subject to change

$500 deposit deadline February 15, 2019
Program Description


PSYC 403: Psychology of Learning - 3 credit hours
PSYC 463: Study Abroad: Peruvian Amazon - 3 credit hours

*Students will earn 6 credits from the above-mentioned course offerings


Students will have the opportunity to travel to Iquitos, Peru, which is known as the capitol of the Peruvian Amazon. Three of the four weeks of this program will be spent in Iquitos, Peru. Additionally, students will spend one week in the Peruvian Amazon Jungle, one of the most widely diverse locations in the world. Led by Dr. Audrey Parrish, students will earn 6-credit hours with a focus on psychological and biological perspectives relevant to this area.


Dr. Audrey Parrish
Department of Psychology
Capers 324A
(843) 953-5328

Dr. Parrish has conducted research at this Amazon site, led by Dr. Paul Beaver with Amazon Expeditions, which has also hosted Winthrop University biology students for the past 10+ years.

Quick Facts

Population: 29549517
Capital: Lima
Per-capita GDP: $ 10200
Size: 1285216 km2
Time Zone: (GMT - 05:00 hours) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

US State Department

Travel Warning: YES
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