Program Details

Highlights

  • Classes: taught in Spanish
  • Housing: Local host families and student apartments
  • Volunteer and community involvement activities

Requirements

  • Minimum 2.75 G.P.A.
  • This program is for students at all levels of Spanish
  • Completed API application
  • One letter of recommendation
  • One official transcript
  • University Contact Information Form
  • Entry Documents: valid passport

Dates & Fees

SUMMER 1 2013-2014
May 30, 2014 - Jun 28, 2014
$4,950
SUMMER 1 2014-2015
May 2015 - Jun 2015
$4,990
SUMMER 2 2013-2014
Jun 27, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014
$4,950
SUMMER 2 2014-2015
Jun 2015 - Jul 2015
$4,990
SUMMER 1 & 2 COMBINED 2013-2014
May 30, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014
$8,850
SUMMER 1 & 2 COMBINED 2014-2015
May 2015 - Jul 2015
$8,990

Deadlines

SUMMER 1 2013-2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2014
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 10, 2014
SUMMER 1 2014-2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2015
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 10, 2015
SUMMER 2 2013-2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2014
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 10, 2014
SUMMER 2 2014-2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2015
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 10, 2015
SUMMER 1 & 2 COMBINED 2013-2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2014
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 10, 2014
SUMMER 1 & 2 COMBINED 2014-2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2015
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 10, 2015

Academic Program

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

Semester credits: 6

This program is intended for students who want to study abroad in Barcelona and focus on improving their Spanish language skills in an immersion setting. Students are assessed based on classroom participation, local field trips, a short research paper, and exams. Students take a placement exam online prior to arrival and are placed into a level based on the results of this exam.

TRANSCRIPTS

API students will receive a transcript from the University Autonoma of Barcelona upon completion of their program.

 

 

What’s Included

PRE-DEPARTURE SERVICES
  • Advising
  • @api Online System
  • Orientation Materials and Resources
  • Mobile Phone
  • Peer Mentors
  • Social Networking
  • Scholarships
ON-SITE SERVICES
  • Airport Reception
  • API Centers, Resident Directors
  • On-Site Orientation
  • Housing (including meals and laundry with host families)
  • Tuition
  • Tutoring
  • Language & Culture Tools
  • Medical & Life Insurance
  • Excursions (overnight, day)
  • Social & Cultural Activities
  • Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
  • Volunteer Opportunities
RE-ENTRY SERVICES
  • Re-Entry Materials & Support
  • Post-Program Evaluation
  • Transcript
  • Alumni Network & Professional Development Opportunities

Program Manager

Holly Prendergast is the Barcelona Program Manager and will work with you through your departure to Spain.

HollyHowson

Resident Directors

The API Barcelona team consists of several great Resident Directors who will work with you during your stay in Spain.

API BARCELONA STAFF CATALOGUE 2013 PHOTO