Dates and Location
Program Semester Dates: Summer Term, June 1, 2020 - July 2, 2020
Program Travel Dates: June 23, 2020 - July 3, 2020
Location: Texas, New Mexico, Colorado, and Arizona USA
Pre-trip Orientation Meetings will take place on the Texas State campus in San Marcos during the spring 2020 semester.
Program Objectives and Details
Spend four weeks touring the American Southwest while reading the classic works of Cormac McCarthy, Gloria Anzaldua, Rudolfo Anaya, and Louis L’Amour. Earn credits in English as you hike hills, canyons, mesas, and explore ancient ruins and cliff dwellings.
Admission is selective, and space is limited.
Tuition and Additional Program Fees
Tuition for three hours of undergraduate university credit: TBD
Tuition for six hours of undergraduate university credit: TD
Program Fees: TBD
Important Note: Personal expenses are not included in the Program Fee.
Course tuition and the Program Fee will be billed to your regular Texas State account and paid through SBS Billing and Payment.
Drops and Refunds
All university policies regarding installments, course drops, and refunds apply to all billed and paid tuition and program fees.
ENG 3345 - Southwest Studies I Defining the Region
ENG 3346 - Southwest Studies II Consequences of the Region
Applying to the Program
Important: To ensure your place in this course/program you must have received approval from Dr. Dutton and submitted the application and documents below.
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Important: In addition to the completed online application (link above), the following documents must also be submitted. You will be asked to attach them electronically to your application.
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General Release Form
Registering for Course
You must register for your academic course though the Student Information System/Catsweb during the regular university registration period.