Brazil - Saving Golden Lion Tamarins
Hawai‘i: Saving Species
Galápagos: Islands of Change
Paraguay: Eco-Leadership
Baja California, Mexico: Field Methods
Costa Rica Ecology & Ecotourism
Queensland, Australia: Great Barrier Reef
Mongolia: Steppe Ecology & Civic Media
India: Species, Deities, & Communities
Guyana: Local Wisdom & Conservation
Borneo: Primate Conservation
Amazon: Avian & Tropical Ecology
Thailand: Buddhism and Conservation
Namibia: Great Cat Conservation
Belize: Approaches to Environmental Stewardship
Kenya: Wildlife & People in Integrated Landscapes

Earth Expeditions Application Due: January 28


Earth Expeditions courses can be taken as stand-alone, graduate credit courses or may be taken as part of the foundational course work for the Global Field Master's Program.

If you wish to participate in an Earth Expeditions course only, apply from this page.

If you wish to apply to the Global Field Program (GFP) for a master's degree based on Earth Expeditions courses, click here.

If you are a current master's student and need to submit your 2018 course request, please login to your current, existing account in "My Project Dragonfly" and click on the link to complete your GFP or AIP Return Application. Current students will be asked to answer the following essay question: What do you expect to accomplish during this year's global Earth Expeditions field experience? How does this relate to your Master Plan? (250-word limit)


Earth Expeditions Application

Please know that we are committed to providing our students with challenging learning experiences. In turn, we expect our students to come to class prepared to actively engage. Expect long days in the field and engaging conversations about project work with peers on the web. So, if you are ready to think, ask questions, search for answers, and have a mind-expanding experience, please fill out this application!

Before clicking on the "Start Your Application" link below, please review the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) here, then prepare the following:

  • Your resume or CV
  • Your answers to these questions:
    • How have you translated past professional opportunities, classes, or life experiences into your work? (250-word limit)
    • How do you think this experience in Earth Expeditions will benefit your personal life and your professional life? (250-word limit)

With this preparation, you should be able to complete this application in 30 minutes.

The first round of successful applicants will be notified on or before March 15. Upon notice of acceptance, applicants will have 10 days to complete and submit enrollment materials.  This includes an application for Continuing Graduate Status at Miami University, which allows individuals not pursuing a graduate degree to enroll in graduate-level courses.  Information on these final steps will be provided in your acceptance letter.

Thank you for your interest in our program, and we hope you apply to Earth Expeditions!