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  • Locations: Madrid, Spain
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer Session 1, Summer Session 2
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: USAC 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Advisor:
Cristina Sosa
Who Can Apply?:
UMA only - non-UMA students consult your study abroad office
Fields of Study:
Anthropology, Art, Comparative Literature, Culture, Dance, Economics, History, Internship, Music, Nutrition, Service Learning, Sociology, Spanish, Studio Art
Language(s) of Instruction:
English, Spanish
Language Prerequisite:
0 College-Level Semester
Language Credits Available:
6 credits +
Program Provider:
USAC
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Housing:
Apartment, Family Home Stay
In Classes With:
All US Students
Minimum Class Standing:
2nd Sem Sophomore
Minimum GPA:
2.5
Program Description:
 
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Retiro Park was once a recreational spot of the Spanish Kings and at the top of the pillars is the statue of the Spanish King Alfonso XII built in 1922 in his honor
 
Study in Madrid, Spain
  • Practice your Spanish with native professors and local students, and join field trips to visit places like the stunning medieval cities of Toledo and Segovia, or the city with one of the oldest universities in Europe—Salamanca.
  • Enjoy living in one of Europe’s most vibrant (and comparatively affordable) capital cities. Visit Madrid’s world-famous museums (must-sees for Art History students), experience its fabulous nightlife, and explore its unique neighborhoods.
  • Immerse yourself in Spanish culture. Visit markets, sample delicious cuisine, and explore lovely Retiro Park or the Sunday flea market, El Rastro.
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Quick Details
Available Terms
Two summer sessions
Fall or Spring semesters Yearlong


Programs Of Study
 Spanish Language, Art, and Spanish/European Studies

Language of Instruction
English/Spanish

 
Orientation in Plaza Mayor
USAC is a non-profit organization that offers programs in 28 countries, with many locations unique for study abroad.
Discover where you'll study abroad at usac.edu.
 
 
 


Deadlines, Costs & Steps to Apply to this Program:
1. This is a Partner Program which requires two complete applications:
(a) program-specific application found on their website, and
(b) IPO/UMass online application which can be started here .
2. Deadlines & Program Dates. Check on the Partner Program website. They will differ from the deadlines for your IPO/UMass application process.
3. Costs for this program can be found on the Partner Program website.
4. Create your online IPO account, if you have not already done this.
5. Visit the IPO Advising Center or IPO Peer Counselors in the Learning Commons.
6. Set up an appointment with an IPO Program Advisor.
7. Only UMass Amherst applicants can apply to this program through UMass IPO.
8. UMass IPO is not responsible for the content of partner program sites.

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 05/01/2018 ** Varies 08/27/2018 05/20/2019
Summer Session 2 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies 06/26/2018 07/31/2018
Fall 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies 08/27/2018 12/21/2018
Summer Session 1 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies 05/27/2018 06/27/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.