Valparaíso and Viña del Mar

Summer

Students may choose between the following Program Terms:

Spanish Language & Latin American Studies - Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

This program is for students at the intermediate and advanced levels of Spanish proficiency. All students must take a Spanish language placement exam upon arrival in Valparaíso. The exam will indicate each student's language proficiency level, and will determine the Spanish courses in which the student is eligible to enroll.

Students who arrive in Chile having completed one full year of college-level Spanish will likely place into intermediate-level courses. Students who arrive in Chile having completed two full years of college-level Spanish will likely place into advanced-level courses.

Advanced-level students choose from two of the five courses available per summer session. Intermediate-level students will take only Spanish Grammar, and Chilean Culture & Conversation.

All courses are held at the Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaíso and are instructed by host university faculty. Classmates are international students.

Students may choose to participate in a back to back program combining Summer 1&2 sessions for a discounted cost. Contact ISA for more details.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Summer 1 2014May 14, 2014 to Jun 21, 2014IVPU1114$4,800Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Summer 3 2014 (Summer 1 + ELAP Internship)May 14, 2014 to Jul 19, 2014IVPEU1114$7,050Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Summer 2 2014Jun 18, 2014 to Jul 26, 2014IVPU1214$4,800Currently Accepting Applications!

Back to Back Options

Business Internship, Spanish Language & Latin American Studies - Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

This short-term program is oriented towards international students with an advanced level of Spanish, who are interested in having an internship experience abroad. The program provides academic and cultural learning opportunities in order to develop intercultural understanding and leadership skills.

The available internship placements are with small business and entrepreneurs loacted in Valparaíso/ Viña del Mar. All students must fulfill 20 hours of work for 5 weeks at their designated placement; along with it there is a course taught at the University that will provide students with the necessary context and knowledge.

The program targets students in the following areas: Business Administration, Family Business Management, Small Business Management, Marketing, Tourism, Entrepreneurship and related programs.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Summer 4 2014May 14, 2014 to Jun 21, 2014IVPU1314$5,000Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Summer 5 2014Jun 18, 2014 to Jul 26, 2014IVPU1414$5,000Currently Accepting Applications!

Back to Back Options

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