- Barcelona, Spain
- Program Type:
- Study Abroad
- Degree Level:
- Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer
- Program Description:
Barcelona is located in the northeastern part of the Mediterranean coast of the Iberian Peninsula. It is the capital of Catalonia and second largest city in Spain in both size and population. The people, the architecture, and the culture make Barcelona unlike any other city in the world, Students take courses at smaller branch campuses increasing personalization with our great on-site staff providing a personalized Barcelona experience!
Athena only offers courses at the smaller branch campuses (around 1,000 students) of a larger university in order to stay true to our mission of providing strong quality, and personalized educational programming. The Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) is among the best academic centers in Spain and the European Union, both for the quality of its teaching staff and for its excellent research.
Athena's Barcelona program is an exceptional value with lots of program inclusions at an affordable program fee. Athena's Barcelona program has field trips and excursions INCLUDED in the price of the program. Destinations can vary by term, but potential field trips may include: Madrid, The Pyrenees, Valencia, Sitges, Girona and Figueres and others
- Setting Description:
- This paradise on the Mediterranean has many museums and architectural creations that will captivate its visitors. It is impossible to spend an academic program in this city without being impressed by its cultural heritage, and leaving with a greater understanding of our globalized world. Barcelona’s mild climate and the diversity of the different landscapes of the Catalonia region provide students with a variety of opportunities to spend time on the beaches, in the Pyrenees Mountains, or visiting some of the most famous wineries and cava (champagne) caves of Spain.
- Semester: $13,900 Summer: $5,500
Additional Program Information
- Age: 18+ GPA: 2.8
- Scholarships Description:
- A full listing of our scholarships can be found on our website.