PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Bolivia is a country with unique challenges that are very different from those in the U.S. and in which two thirds of the population identifies as indigenous. The Pitt in Bolivia Program offers two tracks. Track one: Culture, Society and Service Learning is a great opportunity for students to learn about contemporary issues facing the country’s diverse population.This track also offers students an opportunity to volunteer in the community through a service learning placement. Track two: Linguistics and Languages focuses on government language policies, bilingual education, and Bolivia’s indigenous languages.