What is Included in the Trip (practicum) Cost
All instruction and guide services; all meals and lodging as stated in the itinerary; all ground, water and air transportation within Panama; all entrance fees to National Parks and other sites; cultural and historic activities; round-trip international airfare to Panama from Newark, New Jersey.
What is Not Included in the Trip (practicum) Cost
Passport fees; Penn State mandatory HTH Worldwide Study Abroad insurance (~ $2.00/day); gratuities to guides, drivers, or transfer personnel; transportation to and from Newark, New Jersey; laundry; telephone calls; or any other expenses of a personal nature.
Additional Cost Information
Penn State student participants must be enrolled as full-time students. The application process officially begins on December 1, 2011. Deadline for student registration is March 1, 2012. A $500 deposit is required upon acceptance into this course. Balance due by June 1, 2012. The $500 deposit is non-refundable after March 15, 2012. Space for each option is limited and will be assigned on an academic selection basis (GPA, essay, and letter of recommendation).