Texas Tech University

Honors College: Space, Place, and Human Health




This course will provide students with a learning experience in a developing country; Nicaragua is a very good place to accomplish this goal. Students will participate in a service-learning project and learn through experience about economic, health, and related conditions in a Central American country.

Courses Offered

  • HONS 4302: Honors College Summit Experience

Estimated Program Fee

Program Dates

  • March 11-17, 2018

Program Open To

  • Preference given to Honors College students. A maximum of 15 students will be accepted.

Program Fee Includes

  • Lodging
  • Some meals
  • Excursions
  • All local transportation

Program Fee Does Not Include

  • Texas Tech tuition and fees
  • Airfare to/from Nicaragua
  • Insurance ($1.76/day)
  • Education Abroad fee ($200)
  • Some meals
  • Personal spending money

For more information:

Contact:Dr. Gary Elbow

How to Begin Your Application:

Students will be selected for this program by Dr. Elbow and once finalized, the list of students will be sent to the Study Abroad Office. Upon receipt, the Study Abroad Office will begin an application for all students selected for the program and email students directly with information about how to complete the application.

If you have any questions about this process, please email studyabroad@ttu.edu.

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