Faculty-Led Study Abroad Program

Off-Campus Courses

GEO ENG 6407: Inca Civilization Geo Eng Practices – Peru

Travel to Peru over spring break to focus on geological engineering and the interrelationships between geology, climate, archeology, and history.  You will visit Lima, Cuzco and the fabled mountain-top Inca city of Machu Picchu, with daily field trips to the Cuzco-Machu Picchu corridor.


Dates: March 22 - April 1, 2019

Location: Peru

Credit Hours Earned: Three (3) Credit Hours — GEO ENG 6407: Inca Civilization Geotechnical Engineering Practices

Costs: TBA
The course fee includes tuition, airfare, all in-country transportation, room accommodations, entrance fees for included activities, and required insurances.  Students are responsible for own meals.

Geo Peru Course Flyer

Registration Deadline – December 7, 2018

Peru, Cuzco, Machu Picchu

You must register for GE 6407 no later than December 7, so travel arrangements can be made.

There will be no refunds (partial or otherwise) for cancellations after December 7, 2018. If you are forced to miss the field trip to Peru for legitimate reasons, alternate arrangements will be made so that course requirements can be met. However, there will be no refunds.

Fees include return airfare to Peru, in-country travel and accommodations, entrance fees and required insurance.

You are responsible for obtaining your passport, etc. (NOTE: International students may require a Visa and should check with the International Affairs Office).

Registered students will be required to participate in a dual live and online study abroad orientation program to be conducted by the Missouri S&T International Affairs Office (in early January 2019; date TBA).

Faculty Leader

Neil Anderson

Professor, Geological Engineering Director of the Natural Hazards Mitigation Institute

Geosciences and Geological Engineering and Petroleum Engineering

Research Interests:

Focused on the application of geophysical technologies to geotechnical, structural and environmental engineering investigations, archeology, hydrogeology, hydrocarbon and mineral exploration, and geologic mapping.

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