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Spanish Language & Latin American Culture

Universidad Veritas

Summer 2 2018 (Jul 7, 2018 to Aug 4, 2018)
Catalog Code: ISJU1418

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During the Spanish Language & Latin American Culture program students will complete one 80 hour course per summer session. Most courses focus on Spanish language instruction, but there are also several courses designed for more advanced Spanish students. Summer 4 offers Spanish for Health Professionals which is available only to students who are majoring in one of the following areas: pre-med, nursing, pharmacy, microbiology, and other health professions. Classes are at Veritas University with American and other international students. Courses are taught by host university faculty at the Universidad Veritas.

Summer 2 students can add a 1-credit conversation and culture course (Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced levels available) for an additional fee. Contact the Costa Rica Site Specialist for more information.

This program is open to Gap Year Students.

Prices & Dates

July 7, 2018 - August 4, 2018

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April 25, 2018 Extended to May 5, 2018

Application Due Date:

May 10, 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.

All students must take a Spanish language placement exam prior to departure. The exam will indicate each student's language proficiency level and determine the courses in which the student is eligible to enroll.

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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