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  • Locations: Barcelona, Spain
  • Program Terms: ISP
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CIEE 
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Housing Options: Homestay, Residence Hall/Dormitory Language of Instruction: English, Spanish
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Program Description:

January in Barcelona

BARCELONA, SPAIN

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Program Overview

Perfectly situated between the mountains and the Mediterranean Sea Barcelona is a lovely city to spend J-term boosting your knowledge of international business or art history. Gain exposure to and understanding of the city’s booming business industry or learn about Catalan and Spanish culture through Spanish masterpieces. Classes are taught in English at CIEE Barcelona and complemented with co-curricular activities designed to increase intercultural understanding.

Unique Experiences

HOMESTAYS

Live with a local family who can introduce you to the city’s culture and help you adapt to life in Barcelona

HANG OUT WITH LOCAL STUDENTS

who will help you get settled and share fun activities like cooking classes, guided tours, and a tapas night.

ADMIRE THE ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY

of this 2000 year old city.

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Excursions & Activities

  • Explore the region of Catalonia with fun day trips.
  • Take guided tours of the historical district.
  • Enjoy gastronomy-based activities such as eating chocolate con churros or tapas with local friends, or a cooking lesson.

Projects

  • Volunteering: Although there are no formal community service activities on this program, CIEE staff is happy to connect students with volunteer opportunities.
  • Peer to peer: Guardian Angels are local university students who help CIEE study abroad students settle into their life in Spain. The Guardian Angels program is a unique feature of the CIEE Barcelona.

What's Included

  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Meals
  • Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
  • Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
  • One-week orientation – an introduction to Spanish culture, your academic program, and the city, plus practical information about living in your host city
  • Full-time program leadership and support in your host city
  • Cultural and/or Co-curricular Activities
  • Excursions and/or Study Tours
  • Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
  • 24/7 emergency on-site support

1 out of 3 CIEE students receives a scholarship - get yours!

GAIN Travel Grants - up to $2,000 toward travel costs guaranteed to all Pell-elgible students.

Gilman Go Global Grants - $2,500/semester and $1,000/summer, guaranteed to all Gilman applications.

Merit-Based Scholarships - $2,500/semester and $750/summer, awarded to students deomonstrating high academic achievement.

Minority Serving Institutions (MIS) Grant - $2,000/semester and $500/summer, guaranteed to all students attending MSIs.

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Why CIEE

  • 200+ study abroad programs in 40+ countries
  • $8 million in scholarships offered each year
  • 1 in 3 students receives a scholarship
  • Study tours and cultural activities included
  • Internships and volunteering opportunities
  • Rigorous academics
  • Cultural immersion
  • iNext travel insurance included

Questions?

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Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.