Study Abroad in Salamanca - API Hispanic Studies Program
Program Details

Highlights

  • Classes taught in Spanish
  • Teach internships and volunteer opportunities (no credit)
  • International excursion

Requirements

  • Minimum 2.5 G.P.A.
  • Open to juniors and seniors
  • Open to advanced and superior level Spanish speakers
  • Completed API application
  • University contact information form
  • One letter of recommendation
  • One official transcript
  • Additional application materials
  • Entry Requirements: valid passport with student visa(for programs over 90 days)

Dates & Fees

FALL SEMESTER EARLY START 2018
Aug 30, 2018 - Dec 15, 2018
$12,280
FALL SEMESTER 2018
Sep 20, 2018 - Dec 15, 2018
$10,400
ACADEMIC YEAR EARLY START 2018-2019
Aug 30, 2018 - May 4, 2018
$22,280
ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019
Sep 20, 2018 - May 4, 2019
$20,600
SPRING SEMESTER 2019
Jan 4, 2019 - May 4, 2019
$11,400

Deadlines

FALL SEMESTER EARLY START 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Jun 10, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Jul 1, 2018
FALL SEMESTER 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Jun 10, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Jul 1, 2018
ACADEMIC YEAR EARLY START 2018-2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Jun 10, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Jul 1, 2018
ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Jun 10, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Jul 1, 2018
SPRING SEMESTER 2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Oct 15, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Nov 1, 2018

Academic Information

TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS

180-275 contact hours
12-18 total semester credits

This program is geared toward advanced level Spanish speakers who want to study abroad in Salamanca. It provides advanced grammar and language instruction, while allowing students to choose from several cultural electives. Students must have taken four to five semesters of college-level Spanish or the equivalent for admission.

Students take 4-5 courses per semester, and each course is equivalent to three semester credits. Students in this program are encouraged to study for the full academic year. Students who complete the Academic Year program receive the Diploma de Estudios Hispánicos.

ADDITIONAL CREDIT OPTIONS

Students who want to refresh their Spanish skills before starting their classes can participate in the Fall and Academic Year Early Start programs, which include an intensive 3 weeks of study in September for an additional 60 contact hours of Spanish language instruction and elective coursework.

TRANSCRIPTS

API students will receive a transcript from the Universidad de Salamanca upon completion of their program.

What’s Included

PRE-DEPARTURE SERVICES
  • Advising
  • @api Online System
  • Orientation Materials and Resources
  • API Alumni Network
  • Social Networking
  • Scholarships
ON-SITE SERVICES
  • Airport Reception
  • API Centers, Resident Directors
  • On-Site Orientation
  • Housing (including meals and laundry with host families)
  • Mobile Phone
  • Tuition
  • Tutoring
  • Language & Culture Tools
  • Medical & Life Insurance
  • Excursions (overnight, day, international)
  • 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 Manager

Rachel Mogan is the Salamanca Program Manager and will work with you through your departure to Spain.

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Resident Directors

Inma Borrego is the Salamanca Resident Director who will work with you during your stay in Spain.

Inma