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Locations and Dates

  • Locations: São Carlos and Rio de Janeiro
  • Dates: July 27-Aug. 25, 2021 tentatively
  • Term Offered: Augustmester 2021
  • Applicable Majors: Aerospace Engineering

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Overview

This global opportunity program provides students with the opportunity to take aerospace engineering courses at the University of Sao Carlos in Sao Carlos. Students will choose one of the five mandatory aerospace curriculum courses offered. See the "courses offered" section below for course names and numbers.

During this four-week program, students will also have the opportunity to participate in both cultural as well as technical trips designed to teach them about Brazil's rich history and engineering industry.

Courses Offered

Estimated Cost

The following chart estimates the total out of pocket expenses a student may have participating in this program. For a full list of the financial aid requirements please visit our Financial aid and Scholarship page.

Please note that all costs are subject to change.

Estimated Program Costs Cost
Fees Collected by Halliburton Engineering Global Programs Office
Program Cost (includes lodging, some meals, excursions, cultural visits, in-country transportation) $2,300
CISI international health insurance $30
Contribution toward faculty leader expenses $370
Administrative fee $400
Global Program Fee Total $3,100
Additional Estimated Expense
Tuition and fees (included in fall flat rate tuition) * $0
International airfare $1,500+
Travel documents (passport) $160
Meals and incidentals (not included in Program Fee) $450
Textbooks and supplies $100
Cancel for any reason insurance $150
Personal spending (estimated $50-$200 per week) Varies
Additional Estimated Expense ~$2,360
Estimated Grand Total ~$5,460

*These suggested amounts may fluctuate depending on the options students choose. They will not be billed by the Halliburton Engineering Global Programs Office and should be taken into consideration when planning the finances of the program. Please refer to Student Business Services for the exact information regarding your course tuition and fees: http://sbs.tamu.edu/accounts-billing/tuition-fees/schedule/. For a tuition and fees estimate, please visit the Student Business Services Tuition Calendar page.

Contact Information

Faculty Leaders

Dr. Adonios Karpetis  
Aerospace 
HRBB 607C 
karpetis@tamu.edu 
979-458-4301

Dr. Ramesh Talreja  
Aerospace  
HRBB 736A 
talreja@tamu.edu
979-458-3256 

Program Coordinators

Engineering Global Programs

Zachry Engineering Education Complex
Suite 410
engineeringglobalprograms@tamu.edu