Madrid, Spain

Open Campus

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Information for term Open Campus

Application deadline, and cost information.

Application Deadline

April 15, 2018
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Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Deadline: April 15, 2018
  • Dates: Aug 13 – Sep 22, 2018 (6 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

May 1, 2018
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Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Deadline: May 1, 2018
  • Dates: Sep 24 – Nov 3, 2018 (6 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

June 1, 2018
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Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Deadline: June 1, 2018
  • Dates: Nov 5 – Dec 15, 2018 (6 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

The application deadline has passed.

Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Dates: Jan 8 – Feb 17, 2018 (6 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

The application deadline has passed.

Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Dates: Feb 19 – Mar 31, 2018 (6 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

The application deadline has passed.

Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Dates: Apr 2 – May 12, 2018 (6 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

April 15, 2018
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days
hours

Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Deadline: April 15, 2018
  • Dates: Aug 13 – Nov 3, 2018 (12 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

May 1, 2018
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days
hours

Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Deadline: May 1, 2018
  • Dates: Sep 24 – Dec 15, 2018 (12 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

April 15, 2018
weeks
days
hours

Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Deadline: April 15, 2018
  • Dates: Aug 13 – Dec 15, 2018 (18 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

The application deadline has passed.

Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Dates: Jan 8 – Mar 31, 2018 (12 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

The application deadline has passed.

Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Dates: Feb 19 – May 12, 2018 (12 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Application Deadline

The application deadline has passed.

Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Dates: Jan 8 – May 12, 2018 (18 weeks)
  • Credit: 6 per Block semester hours / 9 per Block quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Overview

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From the premier Prado Museum to tapas at lively San Miguel Market, you’ll discover Madrid’s many treasures while you immerse yourself in the Open Campus program. Take one, two, or three six-week blocks for your perfect amount of intensive study and cultural engagement, select your academic track from six options, then choose your courses from a wide range of subject areas. No matter what you choose, you’ll surround yourself with the language, culture, and people in this dynamic city.

  • Create the ultimate program

    with one, two, or three six-week blocks.

  • Stay in Madrid, or

    add blocks in Berlin, Cape Town, London, Paris, or Rome.

  • Explore the country

    with an eye-opening three-day study tour.

  • world-class art museums within steps of each other

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  • seats in Bernabéu, Real Madrid’s home stadium

    81,044
  • minutes is the longest you’ll walk to find green space

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Location & Culture

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Madrid’s influence in politics, education, science, entertainment, media, fashion, and arts make it an important international metropolis, and the major hub in southern Europe. Spain’s capital city is also its largest, with a historic center dating back to the Hapsburg Empire, and world-renowned art museums. A huge variety of tapas bars, dance shows, concerts, parks, soccer matches, bustling neighborhoods, and contemporary theater and cinema make it a lively place to live and learn. 

The Culture

EXCURSIONS & ACTIVITIES

  • Embark on a two-night/three-day study tour to a different region of Spain or neighboring country, like one of these:
    • Bilbao. Discover the region’s distinctive political identity through food, architecture, art, and sport.
    • Tenerife. Explore the largest Canary Island, and learn about the impact of immigration and how mass tourism affects sustainability.
    • Lisbon. Learn about a peripheral EU economy with visits to local company exporters.
    • Granada. Explore this Andalusian city´s role in the Arab world, history, and today's tourism.
  • Stay with Spanish hosts for a weekend.
  • Soak up Spanish culture with museum visits, cooking lessons, urban art tours, film festivals, and neighborhood visits.
  • Connect with other students through sports and active outings.
  • Boost your Spanish skills via language exchange.
  • Get to know the city better by helping at a youth center, school, or other organization.  

PROJECTS

Enrich your experience with one of three optional Academic Projects.

  • Students interested in one of the following Academic Projects must submit additional materials as part of their application:
  • Internships. Build new skills and intercultural competencies with a CIEE Internship, and become an active member of the Madrid professional environment. Gain on-the-job experience at a start-up tech firm, olive oil producer, brewery, or other modern business.
  • Research. Pursue a research project of your own design incorporating independent, local field-work.
  • Service-learning. Combine course-based learning with practical, relevant project experience to meet a community-defined need.

Daily Life

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  • HOUSING

    Homestay
    Students can live with Spanish hosts – a great way to absorb maximum language and culture, and create lasting friendships. Hosts range from families to individuals, and welcome one or two CIEE students. Each student has a private bedroom and shared kitchen, bathroom, and laundry facilities.

    Shared apartments
    Students can live with other CIEE students and a Spanish student with apartments that have single or double rooms. Utilities, cleaning, laundry facilities, and Internet access are included.

    Commuting
    Host homes and shared apartments are located in central Madrid. All students will be living within a 30 minute or less commute via public transportation to the CIEE Global Institute.

  • MEALS

    Homestay: Hosts provide breakfast plus another meal per day. Students can purchase the rest of their meals from supermarkets, cafeterias, or restaurants near the Global Institute.

    Apartments: Meals are not included. Students prepare meals in their apartments or purchase affordable meals in their neighborhood at supermarkets, cafeterias, etc.

Madrid, Spain

Where You'll Study

  • A

    CIEE GLOBAL INSTITUTE

    Steps from Plaza del Sol.

  • B

    UNIVERSIDAD CARLOS III DE MADRID (UC3M)

    GETAFE CAMPUS. A 40-minute commute from central Madrid.

  • c

    Getting Around

    Students walk or use public transportation.

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What you need to know

The program details

Stay in Madrid for the duration of this unique study abroad experience, or add on blocks in other CIEE Open Campus locations (London, Rome, Paris, Berlin, and Cape Town) to experience more intercultural learning with CIEE’s unique Global Scholar program. Students enroll in one, two, or three six-week blocks, taking two courses during each block and can select one of six academic tracks: Business; Communications, Journalism & New Media; Global & Community Health; International Relations & Political Science; Language, Literature & Culture; or Sustainability and Environmental Sciences.

This program gives students unique flexibility to stay in Madrid for all or part of their time abroad, or add study at other CIEE Global Institutes to further broaden their view of the world. 

Classes are held at the CIEE Global Institute, near the Puerta de Sol. The Institute includes classrooms, a lounge, Wi-Fi, and experienced staff that support day-to-day life in Madrid. Most courses are taught in English by CIEE faculty.

Our strong relationships with Madrid’s most-respected universities and research institutions allows us to offer top-quality courses, taught by local faculty. A core group of CIEE faculty members serve as professors and work with CIEE resident staff to arrange guest lectures, excursions, activities, and more.

Academics

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Academics

  • CLASS FORMAT

    Courses taught at the CIEE Global Institute are typically for CIEE students only. Classes are scheduled Monday-Friday and meet either two, three, or four times per week, and attendance is strictly enforced both for classes and required co-curricular excursions. Students should expect an average of two hours of preparation required for each hour in class. Instruction is supported and augmented online by our learning management system, Canvas. University courses are open to Spanish and other international students.

  • GRADING

    The U.S. grading scale of A-F is used. Students are graded on the basis of attendance, class participation, homework, project work, presentations, and mid-term and final examinations. Learning outcomes assessment is continuous through personal reflections, evaluation feedback, self-assessment, and requirements as set out in course syllabi.

  • ACADEMIC CULTURE

    Each six-week course is a full semester in content, so the pace is accelerated and the workload is demanding. CIEE courses are designed to follow U.S. academic culture and standards. The class environment typically features a combination of traditional lecture and discussion with co-curricular excursions and activities. Heavy emphasis is placed on student participation. To avoid falling behind, students should not plan personal travel out of Madrid when classes are in session and plan trips for the long weekends in between blocks.

Eligibility

  • OVERALL GPA

    Students need to have a GPA of at least 2.5

    Students who want to enroll in a course at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Fall semester only) must have a GPA of at least 3.0, and at least four semesters of college-level Spanish or equivalent. 

Curriculum

Program Credit

  • Total credit per course: 3 semester/4.5 quarter hours
  • Total credit per block: 6 semester/9 quarter credits
  • Contact hours: 45 per course 

Students take two courses, offered from the six academic tracks, during each six-week block. 

CURRICULUM

Students must enroll in two credit-bearing courses per block, and can opt into the non-credit survival language course in addition to their normal credit load. Due to the intensive nature of the block system, two courses per block is considered a full-time academic load. All students are required to maintain full-time status. Each course is 3 semester / 4.5 quarter credits, unless otherwise noted.

CIEE Academic Projects are approximately 100-120 total hours of field-based work/internship, service-learning, or independent research hours, plus 15 seminar hours and meetings with CIEE faculty advisors, for 3 semester / 4.5 quarter credits. Students taking an Academic Project can opt out of a second course in that block. Please check with your home school academic advisor first.

Fall 2018 Courses

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BLOCK I

BUSINESS

  • (GI) MKTG 3001 MASP: International Marketing

GLOBAL AND COMMUNITY HEALTH

  • PSYC 2101 MASP: Positive Psychology

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE

  • (GI) POLI 3002 MASP: European Comparative Political Systems

LANGUAGE, LITERATURE, AND CULTURE

  • SPAN 1001 MASP : SPANISH LANGUAGE BEGINNING I
  • NONCR SPAN MASP : Survival Spanish
  • FILM 3101 MASP (ENG): New Spanish Cinema

BLOCK II

COMMUNICATIONS, JOURNALISM, AND NEW MEDIA

  • (GI) COMM 3009 MASP: Media, Gender, and Identity

GLOBAL AND COMMUNITY HEALTH

  • (GI) PUBH 3002 MASP : Community and Public Health

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE

  • INRE 2101 MASP : Spain and the Arab World

LANGUAGE, LITERATURE, AND CULTURE

  • SPAN 1002 MASP : Spanish Language Beginning II
  • SPAN 2002 MASP : Spanish Language Intermediate II
  • NONCR SPAN MASP : Survival Spanish

SUSTAINABILITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

  • (GI) ENVI 3003 MASP : GIS and Mapping our Changing World

ACADEMIC PROJECTS

  • (GI) INDR 4901 MASP : Directed Independent Research
  • (GI) INSE 3801 MASP (SPAN) : Internship Seminar (IN SPANISH)
  • (GI) SVCL 3701 MASP (SPAN): Service-Learning Project (IN SPANISH)

BLOCK III

BUSINESS

  • ECON 3101 MASP : The European Union and Its Impact on Peripheral Economies

COMMUNICATIONS, JOURNALISM, AND NEW MEDIA

  • COMM 2101 MASP (ENG) : News, Media and Culture

GLOBAL AND COMMUNITY HEALTH

  • (GI) PUBH 3004 MASP : Family, Schools and Child Development

LANGUAGE, LITERATURE, AND CULTURE

  • SPAN 2001 MASP : Spanish Language - Intermediate I
  • SPAN 3001 MASP : Spanish Language = Advanced I
  • SPAN 3002 MASP : Spanish Language - Advanced II
  • NONCR SPAN MASP : Survival Spanish

SUSTAINABILITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

ACADEMIC PROJECTS

  • (GI) INSE 3801 MASP (SPAN) : Internship Seminar (IN SPANISH)
  • (GI) SVCL 3701 MASP (SPAN): Service-Learning Project (IN SPANISH)
  • (GI) INDR 4901 MASP : Directed Independent Research

Spring 2018 Courses

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Note: This course listing is for informational purposes only and does not constitute a contract between CIEE and any applicant, student, institution, or other party. The courses, as described, may be subject to change as a result of ongoing curricular revisions, assignment of lecturers and teaching staff, and program development. Courses may be canceled due to insufficient enrollment.

“GI” denotes courses that are offered at multiple Global Institute sites.

Block I

 LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND CULTURE

Business

COMMUNICATIONS, JOURNALISM AND NEW MEDIA

GLOBAL AND COMMUNITY HEALTH

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE

BLOCK 2

 LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND CULTURE

BUSINESS

COMMUNICATIONS, JOURNALISM AND NEW MEDIA

GLOBAL AND COMMUNITY HEALTH

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE

ACADEMIC PROJECTS

BLOCK 3

LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND CULTURE

BUSINESS

COMMUNICATIONS, JOURNALISM AND NEW MEDIA

  • (GI) JOUR 3001 MASP: International Journalism

GLOBAL AND COMMUNITY HEALTH

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE

ACADEMIC PROJECTS

Scholarships

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Scholarships & Grants

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Students who apply to this program are eligible for the following scholarships and grants:

  • Ping Scholarships for Academic Excellence
  • Global Access Initiative (GAIN) Grants
  • CIEE Gilman Go Global Grant

To be considered, submit the CIEE Scholarships & Grants application within your CIEE program application. Learn more at the Scholarships & Grants section of our website.

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Dates, Deadlines & Fees

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Dates, Deadlines & Fees

You get more for every dollar when you study abroad with CIEE, because our high-quality programs include everything from excursions to insurance. There are no hidden charges, and no disappointing surprises when you arrive.

YOUR FEE INCLUDES:

  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
  • Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
  • 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
  • Field trips and cultural activities
  • Overnight study tours
  • Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext

To help you budget, keep in mind that students are responsible for the cost of international airfare, local transportation, books and supplies, visas, and personal expenses. In addition, ask your college or university study abroad advisor if your school charges additional fees for study abroad.

No Hidden Fees

Program

Spring Block I 2018 6 weeks Spring Blocks I, II 2018 12 weeks Spring Blocks I, II, III 2018 18 weeks Spring Block II 2018 6 weeks Spring Blocks II, III 2018 12 weeks Spring Block III 2018 6 weeks Fall Block I 2018 6 weeks Fall Blocks I, II 2018 12 weeks Fall Blocks I, II, III 2018 18 weeks Fall Block II 2018 6 weeks Fall Blocks II, III 2018 12 weeks Fall Block III 2018 6 weeks

Application Due

Apr 15, 2018 Apr 15, 2018 Apr 15, 2018 May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Jun 1, 2018

Start Date

Jan 8, 2018 Jan 8, 2018 Jan 8, 2018 Feb 19, 2018 Feb 19, 2018 Apr 2, 2018 Aug 13, 2018 Aug 13, 2018 Aug 13, 2018 Sep 24, 2018 Sep 24, 2018 Nov 5, 2018

End Date

Feb 17, 2018 Mar 31, 2018 May 12, 2018 Mar 31, 2018 May 12, 2018 May 12, 2018 Sep 22, 2018 Nov 3, 2018 Dec 15, 2018 Nov 3, 2018 Dec 15, 2018 Dec 15, 2018

Fees & Housing

$6,850
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $4,950 **

Housing = $1,433 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $6,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $900

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $135

Books & Supplies = $100

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $950

Total Estimated Costs = $3,617

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

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This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** homestay includes two meals daily; no meals are included for students in the Residencia option

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$12,850
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $9,517 **

Housing = $2,866 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $12,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $1,800

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $270

Books & Supplies = $200

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $1,900

Total Estimated Costs = $5,702

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

See Scholarships

This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** students placed in homestays will have breakfast and dinner provided during the week and three meals a day on weekends

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$17,850
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $13,084 **

Housing = $4,299 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $17,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $2,700

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $405

Books & Supplies = $300

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $2,850

Total Estimated Costs = $7,787

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

See Scholarships

This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** students placed in homestays will have breakfast and dinner provided during the week and three meals a day on weekends

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$6,850
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $4,950 **

Housing = $1,433 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $6,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $900

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $135

Books & Supplies = $100

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $950

Total Estimated Costs = $3,617

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

See Scholarships

This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** students placed in homestays will have breakfast and dinner provided during the week and three meals a day on weekends

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$12,850
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $9,517 **

Housing = $2,866 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $12,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $1,800

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $270

Books & Supplies = $200

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $1,900

Total Estimated Costs = $5,702

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

See Scholarships

This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** students placed in homestays will have breakfast and dinner provided during the week and three meals a day on weekends

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$6,850
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $4,950 **

Housing = $1,433 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $6,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $900

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $135

Books & Supplies = $100

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $950

Total Estimated Costs = $3,617

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

See Scholarships

This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** students placed in homestays will have breakfast and dinner provided during the week and three meals a day on weekends

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$6,850
Click to Close

Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $4,950 **

Housing = $1,433 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $6,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $900

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $135

Books & Supplies = $100

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $950

Total Estimated Costs = $3,617

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

See Scholarships

This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** homestay includes two meals daily; no meals are included for students in the Residencia option

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$12,850
Click to Close

Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $9,517 **

Housing = $2,866 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $12,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $1,800

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $270

Books & Supplies = $200

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $1,900

Total Estimated Costs = $5,702

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

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This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** students placed in homestays will have breakfast and dinner provided during the week and three meals a day on weekends

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$17,850
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $13,084 **

Housing = $4,299 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $17,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $2,700

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $405

Books & Supplies = $300

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $2,850

Total Estimated Costs = $7,787

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

See Scholarships

This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** students placed in homestays will have breakfast and dinner provided during the week and three meals a day on weekends

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$6,850
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $4,950 **

Housing = $1,433 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $6,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $900

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $135

Books & Supplies = $100

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $950

Total Estimated Costs = $3,617

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

See Scholarships

This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** students placed in homestays will have breakfast and dinner provided during the week and three meals a day on weekends

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$12,850
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $9,517 **

Housing = $2,866 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $12,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $1,800

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $270

Books & Supplies = $200

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $1,900

Total Estimated Costs = $5,702

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

See Scholarships

This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** students placed in homestays will have breakfast and dinner provided during the week and three meals a day on weekends

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

$6,850
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $4,950 **

Housing = $1,433 ***

Insurance = $167

Total Fees = $6,850

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $900

International Airfare = $1,450 ††

Local Transportation = $135

Books & Supplies = $100

Visa Fees = $82

Personal expenses = $950

Total Estimated Costs = $3,617

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

See Scholarships

This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

*** students placed in homestays will have breakfast and dinner provided during the week and three meals a day on weekends

for students in on-campus residence hall; homestay students should budget $360 per Block for meals not included in fees

†† round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

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