2018 5-credit hour field course (in-country + Web): $2,675 + Airfare. Some courses include additional course costs, which are noted under "Course Details" on the individual course webpage.
2018 2-credit hour project course (Web, required): $600
Tuition and all basic expenses in the field are covered in the course costs, including:
- Meals (incidental snacks and drinks not included)
- Field station fees
- Field equipment (as needed)
- Ground transportation (van, boat, train, etc., as needed)
- Park entrance and guide fees
- Course reader
Course costs do not cover personal expenses, such as gifts, or some ancillary costs, such as passport fees, entry fees and course texts. Certain courses also carry with them an additional cost for in-country travel; where applicable, this is noted on the individual course webpage.
Miami University also requires all international workshop participants to purchase travel health insurance for about $30. (Successful applicants will receive more details in their Web-Based Learning Communty course workshop.) In some classes an additional textbook is required. In some countries, you may have to pay entrance and departure taxes/fees at the airport.
Once you arrive with the class in-country, you will have no additional charges for hotel, food, or transportation. You are responsible for purchasing incidentals and gifts, and for tipping at your discretion.