Earn Summer Internship Credit with API in Valparaiso, Chile!
Program Details

Highlights

  • Complete an international internship in the fields of business or education
  • Earn academic credit

Requirements

  • Minimum 2.5 G.P.A.
  • Open to rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors
  • Advanced level of Spanish language proficiency
  • Completed API application
  • University contact information form
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • CV or resume
  • Entry requirement: valid passport with supporting documents

Add on a Volunteer Program!

  • API students completing a study abroad program (particularly in Latin America) may be interested in extending their stay on an API volunteer abroad program. Click on the link below for more information on options and pricing.
  • Volunteer Add-On Options

Dates & Fees

SUMMER 1 (TRACK 1) 2018
May 19, 2018 - Jun 23, 2018
$5,180
SUMMER 1 (TRACK 2) 2018
May 19, 2018 - Jun 23, 2018
$5,180
SUMMER 2 (TRACK 1) 2018
Jun 23, 2018 - Jul 28, 2018
$9,580

Deadlines

SUMMER 1 (TRACK 1) 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 15, 2018
SUMMER 1 (TRACK 2) 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 15, 2018
SUMMER 2 (TRACK 1) 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 15, 2018

Academic Program

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

90 contact hours per term; 6 semester credit

Students who choose to study abroad in Valparaíso in API’s Business or Education Summer Internship Program will complete a credit-bearing internship with a complementary classroom component.  Students who wish to complete an additional academic course may do so if time permits for an additional fee.

TRANSCRIPTS

API students receive a transcript from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso upon completion of their program.

What’s Included

PRE-DEPARTURE SERVICES
  • Advising
  • @api Online System
  • Orientation Materials and Resources
  • Access to International Phone Plans
  • API Alumni Network
  • Social Networking
  • Scholarships
ON-SITE SERVICES
  • Airport Reception
  • Resident Director
  • On-Site Orientation
  • Housing (including meals and laundry)
  • Tuition
  • Tutoring
  • Language & Culture Tools
  • Medical & Life Insurance
  • Excursions (overnight and day)
  • Social & Cultural Activities
  • Welcome and Farewell Group Meals)
  • Volunteer Opportunities
RE-ENTRY SERVICES
  • Re-Entry Materials & Support
  • Post-Program Evaluation
  • Transcript
  • Alumni Network & Global Leadership Academy

Program Coordinator

2014-02-11 at 18-10-46Hannah Stack is the Valparaíso Program Coordinator and will work with you through your departure to Chile.

 

Resident Director

Alejandra Rojas is the Valparaíso Resident Director, and will work with you during your stay in Chile.

Alejandra Rojas