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  • Locations: Cusco, Peru; Lima, Peru
  • Program Terms: Fall
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2022 03/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** 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:
Fact Sheet:
Instruction Language: English GPA: 2.5
Housing Option: Hotel Academic Standing: Junior, Senior, Sophomore
College: Business Administration Areas of Study: Business, Marketing
Program Type: BGSU Study Abroad Program Programs by Department: Marketing
Applicants: BGSU and Non-BGSU students may apply Program Director: Linda Ueltschy
Program Description:


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION 

Knowledge of economics, culture, political systems, and marketing strategies is imperative for business professionals operating in the global arena. This course uses a hybrid model to study marketing in Latin America and regional business issues, with a focus on the emerging market of Peru. This multi-faceted experience encompasses class lectures, case studies, discussions, and speakers on aspects of Latin America, combined with the first-hand experiences in the developing nation of Peru.
 
  • Attend a lecture on the business environment in Peru at the U.S. Embassy
  • Visit the leading producer in the fishing industry,& Alicorp, the largest consumer goods company in Peru.
  • Interact with students at the Universidad del Pacifico in LIma
  • City tour of Cusco, the old Inca capital
  • Explore Machu Pichu
  • Experience a Latin American high-context culture first hand
Travel grants may be available for students enrolled in MKT 4910

LOCATION 
Lima and Cusco Peru

Students will also have the opportunity to visit Machu Picchu 

Learn about your destination by visiting the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs web page at https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/country.html to find country-specific information about visa, safety and security, local laws, health, and more.  


ACCOMMODATION 
Hotels arranged by the program 

COURSE
MKT 4910 Business Study Tour Peru (3cr)

Students need to have a 2.5 GPA or higher and will need to have at least a sophomore standing by Fall 2020. 

The first four class sessions will be held at BGSU, and then the Business Study Tour portion will be in Peru Nov. 21-29, 2020.

FINANCIAL AID
Because this exchange program is part of Bowling Green State University study abroad options, financial aid that could be applied to study on BGSU’s main campus can usually be applied equally to study in the program abroad. If contacting via email please include your name and ID number along with the program name and semester you are planning to study abroad.  For appointments, please also include several days and times that work for you.  

To determine eligibility for Financial Aid, please contact:
Candice Moser
419-372-2651
cmoser@bgsu.edu

In addition to financial aid, there are International Travel Grants and general Education Abroad scholarship opportunities that are available for students on the Education Abroad WEBSITE.

PROGRAM COSTS
Students will pay tuition for the 3 credit hour course in addition to a program fee

Costs billed directly through BGSU Bursar's Office* 
BGSU Tuition & Fees BGSU Tuition and Fees can be found on the bursar’s WEBSITE. (Undergraduate, Graduate, In State and Out of State)
Program Fee $3,044 (this includes accommodations, some meals and activity fees)
A non-refundable $500 deposit is due prior to the application deadline. This amount will be deducted from the program fee. 
Education Abroad Fee $50
International Health Insurance BGSU health/travel insurance daily rate and details can be found on the Education Abroad Safety, Security & Health web page
*Fees listed are estimates and are subject to change at any time

Possible Additional Expenses (not billed through BGSU)*
Passport $135
International Airfare $900
In-country airfare (Lima to Cusco) $250
Meals $200
* Please note that these costs are estimated and should be used as guidelines only! 


CONTACT INFORMATION 
Dr. Linda Ueltschy
ueltsch@bgsu.edu

Education Abroad, International Programs and Partnerships
Bowling Green State University
301 University Hall
Bowling Green, OH 43403
edabroad@bgsu.edu
419-372-0479