Program Details

With CEA Barcelona, you can select among four different educational settings so you make steady progress toward your degree. All CEA Barcelona programs integrate activities and excursions that turn the local setting into a classroom.
Barcelona, Spain
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Break, Summer, Winter Semester

Program Overview

Program Description:

To give you the widest range of course options and cultural experiences, CEA Barcelona partners with some of Spain’s finest universities, including University of Barcelona, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, University of Vic, and Pompeu Fabra University. You can study at one of these prestigious institutions, at CEA’s Barcelona Center, located in the heart of the city, or experience both with a hybrid learning program.

All program prices include housing, excursions, cultural activities, transcripts, and more.


Hands-on learning experiences that transform the world abroad into a classroom

Personalized Pre-Departure Advising (including visa and immigration support)

Courses offered in English that fulfill major and general graduation requirements

Comprehensive on-site support, including 24/7 emergency phone

Career workshops, Internships Abroad, and Alumni Ambassador positions

Interested? Fill out the “Request Information” box to learn what’s waiting for you!

Setting Description:
Barcelona, Spain’s second-largest city, features a cosmopolitan atmosphere, a magnificent coastline, a temperate climate, marvelous art, and fantastic opportunities to learn. Gaze upon Antoni Gaudí’s gothic Sagrada Familia, the church of the Holy Family. Enjoy delicious tapas as you socialize with new friends. Experience the thrill of fútbol at Europe’s largest stadium, Camp Nou. This Spanish coastal metropolis offers a lively environment worth exploring on your own and with friends. Live like a local in one of three CEA housing options—apartments, residencies. or homestays—depending on your comfort zone, budget, or level of independence. Delve deeper into Barcelona through CEA-organized cultural activities, including Barca soccer matches, Tapas cooking workshops, Flamenco shows, and volunteer opportunities. Complete the “Request Information” box, and we’ll be in touch soon!
Program price varies. Check CEA's website for up-to-date information.

Additional Program Information

Scholarships Description:
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Program Reviews

Overall Rating


Based on 6 Reviews

  • Best Experience with the Best Program

    CEA was the perfect program for studying in Barcelona because they provide you with all the support you need to succeed in your education and experiencing Barca. They make available multiple activities so you can immerse yourself into the culture. They

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Barcelona Spain
    My experience with CEA was fantastic! The program was well organized, the teachers were amazing, and the program planned an abundant amount of fun trips for the students!
    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

    I miss Barcelona every single day. The reason that I had such an amazing experience is because I went with CEA, who took amazing care of me and helped me along every step of the way. I felt taken care of while I was applying for the program, while I was

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Highly recommended, our unforgettable stay in Barcelona

    I came to Barcelona to do a course in CEA, and I had unforgettable experience. To repeat ... We stayed 5 girls in an apartment in the Rambla de Catalunya with company My Space Barcelona who kindly rented for us this amazing apartment, it was also very

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Best Semester of My Life

    Going abroad to Barcelona through CEA was the best decision I have ever made. CEA was almost 10 grand cheaper than going through my school and I got into all of the 5 business classes that I needed to take. They were so helpful throughout the whole experience

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Why wouldn't you Go with CEA?

    Studying abroad in Barcelona is the best choice I have ever made, and doing with CEA only made my time in Spain even better. The staff at CEA, both in the US and Barcelona, always keep the students as their main focus. They work hard to help us make the

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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