Maya Exploration Center: Education Through Exploration
Study Abroad
MEC offers intensive study abroad short courses for college students that last 1 - 2 weeks. Come join us to learn about ancient art, architecture, science and culture while traveling through the ruins.
Upcoming Courses
The course dates can be chosen to coincide with college winter, spring and summer breaks. Choose one of our future courses or, college professors can contact us to create a special course for your group of students.
JUNE 2016
MEC - Ancient Greece

OCT 2016
Midland College - Chiapas

MAR 2017
Lancaster Country - Yucatan

This collection of books is designed to give visitors, tourists and students a better understanding of the ancient Maya.

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Are you a college professor who would like to organize a study abroad short course for their students and/or fellow faculty members? Build Your Own course through MEC.

After booking a tour, the next logical question is "What to Bring?". MEC has compiled a list of items that we have found to be essential for your comfort and safety when traveling in Mesoamerica.

Suggested reading books can be bought at JungleCasts with Dr. Barnhart