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MAcc Abroad to Nicaragua
Granada, Nicaragua; Managua, Nicaragua (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Spring Break
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Restrictions: LSU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
APA Program Type: Excursion/Field Trip APA Advisor: Marissa Baham
Program Description:

Granada Cathederal
Masters of Accountancy Study Abroad Nicaragua Trip

Nicaragua is home to a robust, emerging market. During your trip to this beautiful country, you will meet with the American Nicaraguan Chamber of Commerce, Deloitte Accounting Firm, PWC, land developers and local investment firms

Space is limited. Sign up now to assure that you can be included. Priority will give to those who sign up early.

Dates & Costs

Start Date End Date Program Fee
April 7 April 15 $1750
 

Program Fee Includes

  • Housing
  • Breakfast and some meals
  • Ground transportation
  • Fieldtrips and cultural events
  • Travelers Health insurance

Program Fee Does NOT Include

  • Airfare to Managua, Nicaragua
  • Spending money

Spending money: Although some meals are provided, you should plan for additional expenditures, including meals not covered by the program fee, snacks, souvenirs, and outings with friends.

Courses

Course Description
ACCT 7900 Special Studies in Accounting

In order to participate you must be enrolled in Acct 7900  for the spring semester. If you sign up for the field trip and later drop the Acct 7900 course, you may have to pay for part or all of the trip based on your withdrawal date.

Please see the tab labeled eligibility & withdrawal for more details.

Itinerary

Beach Nicaragua
April 7  Depart USA, Arrive in Nicaragua, stay in Granada
April 8  
April 9  
April 10  
April 11  
April 12  
April 13  
April 14  
April 15 Return to the US

Faculty

Faculty Member Department Email Photo
Prof. Laura Wiley Accounting laurawiley@lsu.edu Laura Wiley

Eligibility & Withdrawal

In order to be eligible for the program, you must:

  • Be at least 18 years old by the first day of the program
  • Not be on disciplinary or scholastic probation
  • Be enrolled in ACCT 7900 for the spring semester 2017
Application Deadline
December 2, 2016

Although the application deadline is December 2, you are advised to register early in order to secure a spot in the program. The program will fill on a first come, first served basis from those who meet the eligibility requirements. 

Because payments will be made to hotels and expenses on your behalf starting at the end of November, there is a penalty if you withdraw from the program after January 25, 2017, even if you do not go on the program. The amount that you will owe is based on the date on which you withdraw. The schedule of payments is:

Date Withdrawal Costs
Withdrawal after December 2, 2016 $500 non-refundable deposit will be paid
Withdrawal after January 25, 2017 Entire program fee will be paid

If you plan to withdraw, please contact Marissa Baham (mbaham4@lsu.edu) with Academic Programs Abroad. Please note that if this request must be made in writing and that the date of withdrawal is based on when APA receives your email or written withdrawal.



 
This program is currently not accepting applications.