Tompkins Cortland Community College

Catalog 2017-18

Cambodia - English and Anthropology

Be transformed, and experience Cambodia in the heart of Southeast Asia

Be a part of a unique collaboration among Tompkins Cortland, and the Center for Khmer Studies. Explore Angkor Wat, local villages, and outdoor markets. Learn about the Khmer Rouge and its lasting effects on Cambodian society. Taste traditional foods, interact with Cambodian people, view the beautiful countryside, and be transformed.

Date: Late December 2017 - January 2018 (approximately 2 weeks)

Travel Fee: Approximately $2,900


Travel Fee Includes

  • Study Abroad: CambodiaTransportation to/from airport and in country

    Round-trip airfare

    Transportation in Cambodia


    Some meals

    Entrance/admission to attractions

    Mandatory travel health insurance

Not included in the trip fee: Passport fees, vaccination costs, some meals, personal spending money, tuition (included in your fall course load), and any applicable baggage-handling feeds imposed by the airlines or entrance/exit taxes.

Note: Estimated $300 minimum for personal spending and other meals.

CambodiaFunding Your Study Abroad Program

Students may be eligible for scholarships through the Tompkins Cortland Foundation, SUNY, Benjamin A. Gilman, and other sources. Contact instructors or the study abroad coordinator (Global Office, room 230) for more information about scholarship opportunities.

Register in Spring | Fall semester courses | Travel in January

Courses Offered

English 149, Transformative Travel Writing, 3 credits
ANTH 260, Fieldwork in Anthropology, 3 credits


Angela Martin | Instructor of ESL and Foreign Languages Angela teaches Fieldwork in Anthropology (ANTH 260). She has traveled throughout Europe and Central America but is looking forward to her first trip to Cambodia. Contact Angela by calling 607.844.8222, Ext. 4404, or by email.

John Troyer |Instructor of English
John teaches the Transformative Travel Writing Course (ENGL 149) and traveled with Tompkins Cortland Community College students to Cambodia in January 2017. Contact John by calling 607.844.8222, Ext. 4249 or by email