Credits: 13-18, graded A-F, grades count in Carlson School GPA
To be eligible for this education abroad program, you must be:
This program is for you if you are interested in improving your Spanish or gaining a deeper understanding of Argentine and Latin American culture and need to fulfill liberal education requirements. If you need two years of language to get a BA, the Language and Culture in Buenos Aires is a great way to study beginning and intermediate Spanish.
In additon, the program offers two business courses:
Course Load: 2 intensive Spanish courses and 2â€“3 courses taught in English for a total of 13â€“18 credits for fall or spring semester.
Information on academic year curriculum and more detailed semester academic information can be found on the Learning Abroad Center’s website http://umabroad.umn.edu/programs/americas/buenosaires/academics/.
Courses are taught in English or Spanish. There is no langauge requirement for this program, except for upper division Spanish courses.
Students choose between an apartment or a homestay with an Argentine family.
The most up to date budget estimates can be found on the Learning Abroad Center website:
Most financial aid may be applied to the cost of study abroad. In addition, all Carlson School students participating on Learning Abroad Center programs will be automatically reviewed for need-based scholarships.
Additional scholarships may be available through the Learning Abroad Center. You can learn more at: http://www.umabroad.umn.edu/students/finances.php
You will need to apply online through the Learning Abroad Center for this program. You can find application information and instructions on their website at:
Carlson Global Institute
Carlson School of Management 2-210