Studying in Madrid offers a wide range of cultural, athletic, and leisure activities. Madrid has a rich historic, artistic, and cultural heritage; it is home to excellent art museums, historic municipalities such as Alcala de Henares, Aranjuez, and El Escorial, and is near the monumental cities of Segovia and Toledo. Madrid also boasts an international airport and a developed public transportation system. Home-stays are all centrally located and are approved and vetted by staff and student reviews.
The program cost for AYA 2014-2015 is USD 17,000, and includes tuition, fees, home-stay, meals, health insurance, one domestic excursion, one international excursion, orientation, and on-site director services.