Education Abroad Partner Programs (Exchange and Direct Enroll)

Institution:Univ of San Francisco de Quito (Galapagos)

Program: Univ of San Francisco de Quito (Galapagos) (Galapagos, Ecuador)

Sponsored by: Natural Science; Social Science; Arts and Letters

Offered in: Fall, Spring

Grade and Credit Conversion
Graded Subject Areas: Depending on the subject area of the course taken abroad, your credit will come back in one of the following two ways:
  • Graded credit (counts toward your MSU GPA)
  • Transfer credit (pass/fail basis and does NOT count toward your MSU GPA)

All subject areas listed below will come back as graded credit. Courses taken in any subjects that are NOT listed will come back as transfer credit. You can find a list of courses that have previously been approved for transfer credit on

If there is a course you want to take but is not listed on this page or, you will need to receive approval from your academic advisor or the appropriate college contact for study abroad course approvals. When you contact/meet with someone for course approval, make sure you have relevant course descriptions from the host university. Links to course descriptions can be found at the bottom of the “details” tab of each program page on the Office for Education Abroad Website.

Subject CodeSubject NameStart DateEnd Date
B SBiological Science
BMBBiochem & Molecular Biology
MMGMicrobio & Molecular Genetics
PLBPlant Biology
STTStatistics and Probability
SSCSocial Science
BLDBiomedical Laboratory Diagnost

Previously taken Courses:
Host School SubjectHost School Course NumberHost School Course TitleMSU Course CreditsMSU Course CodeMSU Subject AreaSubstituteStartDateEndDate
BIO412Evolutionary Biology3 CSP  7AWGZOLZOL 445: CNS
BIO0420Native Plants of Galap3 CSP  7BMVZOLZOL 485: CNS
ECL0440Tropcial Ecology3 CSP  7BMWPLBPLB GCU: CNS
ECL462Population Ecology3 CSP  7AWKZOLZOL 485: CNS