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Summer in Barcelona International College, Spain

STUDY ABROAD IN BARCELONA, SPAIN

On the Summer in Barcelona program, you will enroll in the summer program at Barcelona International College. As a CISabroad student, you’ll spend a four to eight weeks at BIC, a small US accredited college in the heart of Barcelona. At BIC, you’ll have unparalleled access to the on-site director and staff, who will immediately make you feel at home in Spain.

While CISabroad works closely with NYIT, you will need to apply and pay all program fees directly to CISabroad. While we can assist in the search for your ideal programs, it is important that you are aware of how the experience will fulfill credits back at NYIT. If you have any questions about this process, please contact tnicholson@cisabroad.com

A few highlights of this program include:
• The most pristine white-sand beaches in Western Europe– Barcelona enjoys a Mediterranean climate with comfortable summer temperatures in the mid-70s.  Summer is the perfect time to enjoy Barcelona’s famed beaches. 
• Quality academics taught in English- This program is perfect for anyone, because the Spanish-language classes are offered for speakers of all levels and are tailored to meet your needs, and most electives are taught in English. 
• The city of Barcelona – You will receive hands on guided tours of the cities café culture, boutique shops, tapas restaurants.
• Tons of activities and excursions- We want you to get the most out of your time in Barcelona, so we'll keep you busy.  From flamenco shows to cooking classes, there's always something on.

The University

Barcelona International College is located along the Mediterranean Sea coast where students have the chance to not only listen and speak Catalan and Spanish, but are also able to hear conversations in French, Portuguese, and an array of other languages from across Europe.  The College itself sits in the heart of the Eixample district of Barcelona, which is an area of the city that was constructed during the 19th- and 20th centuries in the Modernist style.  The location offers students a chance to use Spanish in everyday life, whether they are bartering for goods in a local market, or viewing Gaudi’s architecture, or meeting new friends in Miro’s park. The program emphasizes immersion in the Spanish language, while also allowing the students to earn college credit through classes taught in English.  These innovative courses are taught by highly qualified professors, both from Spain and across the world, and have been adapted to account for the diverse international student population while still maintaining the Spanish style of teaching.  The campus possesses modern facilities which include spacious classrooms complete with multimedia equipment.

Academics

  • Summer in Barcelona offers 4 to 8 week options during June and July. Earn up to six credits in each session, and take courses that relate to life in Spain.
  • GPA Required: 2.5.
  • How to choose your courses: As part of the application process you will be required to complete the CISabroad Course Selection Worksheet found on the CISabroad Application Page. The following instructions will guide you through the steps.
  • Course load: 2–4 classes (6–12 US credits). You can take up to 4 classes per session.
  • Course approval: It is best to get 4–6 classes approved before you go abroad. This gives you some flexibility in setting up your class schedule. Think about courses required for your major, but also courses that fulfill your elective requirements.
  • Course descriptions and catalog: Click here to view the entire list of courses that Barcelona International College has to offer.

 

Program Price and Dates

Term: Summer 2014  
Arrival Session 1 27-May
CISabroad Orientation 28-May
Classes Start 2-Jun
Departure 25-Jun
Arrival Session 2 26-Jun
CISabroad Orientation 27-Jun
Classes Start 4-Jul
Departure 27-Jul
Term: Summer 2014 Price: $4,790-9.090

Program fees are in US dollars and include the following:

  • Cultural and Recreational Activities in and around Barcelona
  • Full-time tuition and fees
  • Housing (apartments or homestay)
  • Meal plan available with homestay
  • Medical and accident insurance
  • CISabroad support services before, during, and after the program
  • Academic advising
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Assistance with travel arrangements
  • Predeparture orientation
  • Airport pickup
  • Barcelona International College orientation
  • On-site support
  • Jacksonville University official transcript
  • Carbon offset of travel & Green Travel Guide

CISabroad reserves the right to alter fees at any time due to currency fluctuations and/or fee changes made by out partner universities.

 

Scholarships

You may qualify for one of the following study abroad awards:

  • CISabroad Early Bird Grant

Be among the Early Bird applicants to any of our programs and get $100 off the cost of your program!

For all of the following scholarships, simply fill out the CIS scholarship application form by April 1

  • CISabroad Travel Blogger Scholarship: $250-500, multiple awards perterm.
  • CISabroad Photo Journalist Scholarship: $100 plus a flip camera, multiple awards per term.
  • CISabroad Video Journalist Scholarship: $100 plus a digital camera, multiple awards per term.
  • CISabroad Green Scholarship: $250-500, multiple awards per term.

Please visit the CISabroad scholarship page for more details and the scholarship application

 

Contact Information

For more information, please contact:

Mr. Tammen Nicholson
tnicholson@cisabroad.com
(360) 296-8023

Dr. Diamando Afxentiou
Executive Associate Dean & Director of Experiential Eduation
dafxenti@nyit.edu
212-261-1602 / 516-686-3937

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