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Cordoba, Argentina

Spend a semester in Cordoba, Argentina!

Spanish Studies Abroad offers semester programs in Córdoba, Argentina at the Universidad Nacional de Cordoba (UNC). Spanish Studies facilitates a true cross-cultural exchange by inviting students to expand their world-view through intense immersion of the culture. At UNC, Spanish Studies works in cooperation with the Programa de Espanol y Cultura Latinoamericana (PECLA), which offers a broad variety of courses in language, literature, history, and culture. PECLA's courses are designed to serve the needs of the international students who come to UNC to study. Some features of the program include:

  • U.S. compatible curriculum
  • Mentoring by local Argentine students
  • Native Argentine professors
  • All classes taught in Spanish
  • On-site Resident Director and staff
  • Internships and independent research projects
  • All-inclusive day and overnight study trips
  • Weekends for independent travel
  • On-site cultural activities

Visit the Spanish Studies Abroad website

Founded by the Jesuits in 1613, UNC's history is closely intertwined with the city of Cordoba. Located in the center of historic downtown, it is home to rich historical sites, architecture and resources. Students have easy access to museums, theater, nightlife, shopping and public transportation.

Visit the Universidad Nacional de Cordoba (UNC) website

Spanish Studies Abroad offers an exceptional opportunity for cross-cultural study at the distinguished Universidad Nacional de Córdoba (UNC), a descendent of the oldest university in Argentina.
During the one month intensive language and culture course, students live with a local family which helps them gain an understanding of daily life and customs.
Contact the Director of Study Abroad to discuss program fees and financial aid.
Program Dates/Application Deadlines
Admission decisions are made on a rolling basis. Spanish Studies recommends that you apply as early as possible to allow more time for pre-departure arrangements, such as applying for a student visa.
Application Procedures
To be eligible, you must have a 3.0 GPA in Spanish Coursework.
Next Steps
After acceptance, complete the following required items.
Culture/City Information
Argentina's second largest city and the region's early capital, Córdoba is a bustling educational and commercial center set at the foothills of the Sierra Chica mountain range in northern Argentina and is surrounded by lakes and rivers, making it a perfect location for water sports, hiking, horseback riding, and other outdoor activities.