Summer

Students may choose between the following Program Terms:

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

The Spanish Language & Latin American Studies summer program is designed for students looking for an intensive and immersive language program. This program is open to all language levles: beginning, intermediate and advanced Spanish proficiency. All courses are taught at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso by local university professors. ISA participants take classes alongside other international students.

Program Highlights:

  • Urban style campus right across from the ISA Valparaíso office.
  • Students typically progress through one language level over the course of a summer session.
  • Latin American Studies courses available in English!
Summer + Summer Programs Available: Students may participate in the Summer 1 + Summer 2 sessions of this program by selecting their two summers of interest when submitting the initial ISA online aplication. For more information about this option, please contact your Chile Site Specialist.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Summer 1 2018May 15, 2018 to Jun 23, 2018IVPU1118$4,475Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 1 2018 + Service-LearningMay 15, 2018 to Jul 21, 2018IVPEU1118$6,650Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 2 2018Jun 19, 2018 to Jul 28, 2018IVPU1218$4,475Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 2 2018 + Service-LearningJun 19, 2018 to Aug 25, 2018IVPEU1218$6,650Currently Accepting Applications!

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

The Business Internship, Spanish Language & Latin American Studies summer 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 coordinated through the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso's business incubator, Chrysalis. Chrysalis works directly with local start-ups in the Valparaíso and Viña del Mar area and identifies opportunities in which interns can contribute and assist with the growth and success of the company. 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.

All courses are taught at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso by local university professors. ISA participants take classes alongside other international students.

Program Highlights:

  • Urban style campus right across from the ISA Valparaíso office.
  • Internship opportunity.
  • Latin American Studies courses available in English!
Summer + Summer Programs Available: Students may participate in the Summer 3 + Summer 4 sessions of this program by selecting their two summers of interest when submitting the initial ISA online aplication. For more information about this option, please contact your Chile Site Specialist.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Summer 3 2018May 15, 2018 to Jun 23, 2018IVPU1318$4,975Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 4 2018Jun 19, 2018 to Jul 28, 2018IVPU1418$4,975Currently Accepting Applications!

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Field Research in Education - Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

The Field Research in Education summer program provides students with theoretical and practical knowledge of Chile's public school system. The program contains a theoretical component in which students complete course work related to the public school sector in Chile. This course work is complemented by a practical component during which students complete a project in the public school community in high need areas.

This short-term program is oriented towards international students with an intermediate Spanish level or higher. Students participating in this program are required to take the Field Research course and practicum for a total of 4 semester credits/ 6 quarter credits. Students have the option of enrolling in an additonal Spanish or English course.

All courses are taught at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso by local university professors. ISA participants take classes alongside other international students.

Program Highlights:

  • Urban style campus right across from the ISA Valparaíso office.
  • Field research opportunity.
  • Latin American Studies courses available in English!

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Summer 5 2018May 15, 2018 to Jun 23, 2018IVPU1518$4,975Currently Accepting Applications!