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  • Locations: Chobe National Park, Botswana; Haenertsburg, South Africa; Halali, Namibia; Kasane, Botswana; Kruger, South Africa; Livingstone, Zambia; Maun, Botswana; Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana; Musina, South Africa; Namib-Naukluft, Namibia; Namutoni, Namibia; Nata, Botswana; Popa Falls, Namibia; Swakopmund, Namibia; Windhoek, Namibia
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: Tarleton applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 03/29/2019 ** Rolling Admission 06/07/2019 07/09/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Tarleton Faculty-Led Academic Area: African Studies, Animal Science, Biology, Wildlife Management, Wildlife Sustainability and Economic Systems Science, Zoology
Language Requirement: No Language of Instruction: English
Open to non-majors: Yes Minimum GPA: 2.0
Classification: 1. Freshman, 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior, 5. Graduate Tarleton Faculty: Dr. T. Wayne Schwertner
Program Description:

Southern Africa - Wildlife Management

Faculty Leaders:
Dr. Darrel Murray
Travel Dates:
June 7 - July 9, 2019

WSES 4341/4342 - Wildlife Management 
An introduction to the biology of African savannahs, with particular emphasis on the savannahs of southern Africa, and the management and conservation of the region’s wildlife. WSES 4341 will be conducted as a standard lecture on campus during the first 4-week summer session. WSES 4342 will be conducted as an extended field trip in Botswana, South Africa, Namibia, and Zambia during the second 4-week summer session.
WSES 4341/4342 
Approximate Cost:
Cost includes transportation in foreign country, meals, and lodging
Does not include tuition and fees, airfare, and personal expenses
If you are considering applying to a study abroad program and you do not have a valid passport, or your passport will expire within six months past your program end date, please take steps to obtain or renew your passport immediately. Passports can take longer than expected to process, and you may need your passport to apply for visas "If Applicable" well before your program begins. For more information about obtaining and renewing passports visit the U.S. Passports & International Travel.
International Education Scholarship
Financial Aid:
Financial Aid at Tarleton   
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