Health Care Courses in English & Medical Spanish
Universidad VeritasSummer 3 2018 + Service-Learning (May 26, 2018 to Jul 28, 2018)
Catalog Code: ISJEU1718
ISA Academic Information
Please note that students who wish to take ONLY the 80 hour Spanish for Health Professionals course should enroll in the ISA Summer 1 program.
Service-Learning placements are coordinated by ISA and have no affiliation with the university. Students will complete a Service-Learning Portfolio throughout the program, which consists of reflective assignments, group discussions, and logs of hours.
Students can earn 3 credits by completing a minimum of 90 hours at a host organization and through successful completion of the Service-Learning Portfolio. Visit the Academic Credit page of the ISA Service-Learning website for more information.
Prices & Dates
May 26, 2018 - July 28, 2018Session Dates:
Application Due Date:
April 10, 2018Final Forms & Payments Due:
Program in ProgressAdmissions Status:
*prices and dates are subject to change
Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.
Minimum Admissions Prerequisites
Health courses are focused on professionals and students in this field. As a minimum requirement, applicants must have previous course work in: pre-med, nursing, pharmacy, biology and other health- related studies.
*Students will take a placement exam prior to departure to determine the Spanish language level: basic, intermediate, or advanced.
Applicants must be studying a health related profession such as pre-med, nursing, pharmacy or biology.
ISA Service-Learning placement eligibility is determined by a resume, cover letter and Spanish language interview upon application. Placements are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis and participants are encouraged to apply 3-5 months before the application deadline.
Additional Program Options
Service-LearningService-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 WorkISA'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 veritasabroad.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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