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Semester / Trimester

Health Care Courses in English & Medical Spanish

Universidad Veritas

Winter 2 2019 (Jan 5, 2019 to Mar 30, 2019)
Catalog Code: ISJW1219

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This program is open to students at the beginning, intermediate and advanced levels of Spanish proficiency. It is designed for students wishing to expand their knowledge of health care practices abroad while improving their Spanish.

This program provides students with the opportunity to gain both classroom and practical, hands-on communication experience. Students may also enroll in courses offered in any of the courses offered in the Spanish Language, Liberal Arts & Environmental Studies program to complete their total enrollment. A placement exam will be taken to determine language level.

Students may participate in up to three 80-hour Spanish language courses and must take at least one Health Care elective instructed in English, along with other courses, to remain a full-time student. Students may choose to add an additional intensive month program(s) to the trimester/semester program.

Language courses are held in the morning while elective courses are held in the afternoon. There may be weekend or afternoon field trips associated with health care courses.

Prices & Dates

January 5, 2019 - March 30, 2019

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November 1, 2018

Application Due Date:

November 15, 2018

Final Forms & Payments Due:

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Admissions Status:

*prices and dates are subject to change


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Applicants must be studying a health profession such as pre-med, nursing, pharmacy or biology.

Additional Program Options


Service-Learning placements are offered in this site and may be combined with an ISA academic program. Email moc.daorbaseiduts@gninraelecivres or speak with a program manager at 512-777-2868 about your options.

Mission Work

ISA's Veritas Christian Study Abroad division adds ministry service opportunities and spiritual support to existing ISA programs. Students interested in participating in missions while studying abroad must apply to a Veritas program (Visit to view program options). Veritas programs promote spiritual growth through the on-site support of a Mission Mentor as well as engaging academic and mission experiences. Speak with a Veritas representative at 512-215-3797 or email

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