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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

Apply To This Program

Open to students at all levels of Spanish, this program is an excellent opportunity for students who are pursuing a medical career-track and wish to increase their Spanish proficiency. The classroom setting will provide you with practical communication experience in Spanish, along with a focus in health care and medical terminology. Courses will be taught by the faculty at the Universidad Veritas, and you will be learning among fellow international students.

In order to participate in this program, you must take at least one Health Care elective instructed in English. If you do not intend to take a health care elective, you should enroll in the Spanish Language, Liberal Arts & Environmental Studies program. You will complete a placement exam in order to determine your language level.

Students may add on additional service weeks and earn additional academic credit. Please speak with ISA staff about adding on additional weeks and credit.

Prices & Dates

January 5, 2019 - March 30, 2019

Session Dates:


Catalog Code:



November 10, 2018

Application Due Date:

November 15, 2018

Final Forms & Payments Due:

*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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