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Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Class Status: 2 - sophomore
Housing Options: Dormitory, Homestay Area of Study: Art History, History, Management, Marketing, Sociology, Spanish
Program Type: Study Abroad Minimum GPA: 2.5
Program Description:

Summer Language + Culture

BARCELONA, SPAIN

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Program Overview

In Barcelona, you'll find no end of opportunities to pursue your quest for stronger Spanish language skills, or learn about Spain's art, history, and politics. Beyond the classroom, get to know the city with guided tours to storied museums and cathedrals, insight from Spanish peers, and homestays – and see more of the region with a memorable overnight trip.

Unique Experiences

LIVE WITH A HOST FAMILY

at their Barcelona home and upgrade your Spanish language skills as you learn about local customs.

FAST-FORWARD YOUR LANGUAGE SKILLS

or explore Spanish art, history, politics, or urban culture with classes taught in English and Spanish.

EXPERIENCE LIFE

in a cosmopolitan university city rooted in ancient tradition and reaching toward the future.

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Excursions & Activities

  • Lean on CIEE-trained Barcelona students as you ease into to life in Spain. Our Guardian Angels join you for activities that may include eating tapas or taking city tours among others. Together you'll share an insider's view of the city.
  • Tour iconic sites like the Gothic Quarter, Gaudi's Sagrada Familia and Park Güell, and explore Modernista architecture, and the Olympic Village and Born neighborhoods.
  • Broaden your view of Spain with one overnight trip per session. Destinations may include Girona and Costa Brava,  Tarragona and Costa Dorada, or Valencia among others.

What's Included

  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
  • Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
  • Two-day orientation – an introduction to Spanish culture, your academic program, and the city, plus practical information about living in your host city
  • Full-time program leadership and support in your host city
  • Field trips and cultural activities
  • Overnight excursion
  • Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
  • 24/7 emergency on-site support

1 out of 3 CIEE students receives a scholarship - get yours!

GAIN Travel Grants - up to $2,000 toward travel costs guaranteed to all Pell-elgible students.

Gilman Go Global Grants - $2,500/semester and $1,000/summer, guaranteed to all Gilman applications.

Merit-Based Scholarships - $2,500/semester and $750/summer, awarded to students deomonstrating high academic achievement.

Minority Serving Institutions (MIS) Grant - $2,000/semester and $500/summer, guaranteed to all students attending MSIs.

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Why CIEE

  • 200+ study abroad programs in 40+ countries
  • $8 million in scholarships offered each year
  • 1 in 3 students receives a scholarship
  • Study tours and cultural activities included
  • Internships and volunteering opportunities
  • Rigorous academics
  • Cultural immersion
  • iNext travel insurance included

Questions?

Our highly experienced staff have extensive knowledge of all CIEE programs and services. If you are a student with questions about completing your application, or you want to sign up to receive program updates and news, our staff are happy to help.

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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 02/22/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.