ban Peru Minors

Study Abroad: Peru (Minors)

MARK 30703
Lima, Puerto Maldonado, Cuzco, Agua Calientes, Machu Picchu
May 21-June 2, 2018
Dr. Chris White and Dr. Eric Yorkston

Peru market
Learn about international marketing in Peru, a country with breathtaking beauty and a rich diversity of ethnicities, cultures and resources. Visit a variety of markets and cultural sites to observe differences in how products are displayed, packaged and promoted, and how consumers behave in different environments. Tourism and ecotourism drive the Peruvian economy, affecting the lives of millions. Gain first-hand experiences with traditional tourism and ecotourism as you take a train through the Andes Mountains, a motorized canoe up the Amazon, explore the ancient Incan capital of Cuzco and climb to Machu Picchu. Discover how ecotourism benefits local communities, contributes to biodiversity conservation, and respects traditional culture and social structures.
Peru rainforest

Prerequisites: Open to business minors with an overall GPA of 2.8 or higher with special permission from faculty.

Fees: Cost is $2,150 and includes accommodations, some meals, welcome dinner, farewell dinner, airfare between Lima and Cuzco, train/boat/bus travel, tour/entrance/guide fees. Not included: TCU tuition, airfare to and from Peru, passport or visa, some meals, optional tours, personal spending money. Full payment is due by the January deadline.

Peru statue

Class Limit: For an optimal experience, class is limited to the first 24 students approved by the faculty.

Scholarships: Financial support may be available through the TCU Office of Financial Aid.

Deposit: A non-refundable $500 deposit is due with the Application by the November deadline. The deposit is part of the total fee for the program. The rest of the fee is due in full by the January deadline.

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Registration opens September 25, 2017.
Deposit (non-refundable), Application and Scholarship Forms are due November 30, 2017.
Cost of course in full (non-refundable) is due January 31, 2018.