Program Details

We offer unique courses that explore Spanish Language, Chilean History, and Culture through an in-depth and hands-on approach. Our world class professors and course options at prestigious local universities enhance your academic experience and provide you
Location:
Santiago, Chile
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester

Program Overview

Program Description:

The IES Abroad Santiago Program allows you to fully immerse yourself in the daily life and culture of Chile while studying the Spanish language and Latin America. Courses are taught in Spanish by distinguished professors from IES Abroad partner universities.

We offer unique courses that explore Spanish Language, Chilean History, and Culture through an in-depth and hands-on approach. Our world class professors and course options at prestigious local universities enhance your academic experience and provide you with new perspectives each day in class. You take 15–19 credit hours per semester. All courses at IES Abroad Santiago and partner universities are taught in Spanish.

Founded in 1950, IES Abroad is a global, not-for-profit study abroad organization with 115+ academic programs in Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Latin America. To learn more about what we offer visit our website.

Setting Description:
When you step off the plane in Santiago, you’ll be mesmerized by the towering Andes Mountains—and at how the city of Santiago sits neatly below them, contentedly bringing together Chile’s colonial past and its new role as the country’s commercial center. During your stay, see a fútbol game, taste asado Chileno, experience the innovative music scene, and take in the many sides of Chilean culture.
Cost:
We offer more than $2.2 million in scholarships & financial aid. Contact IES Abroad or see our website for cost, scholarships, and financial aid.

Additional Program Information

Scholarships:
Yes
Scholarships Description:
IES Abroad offers $5 million dollars in need- and merit-based scholarships and grants that can be used toward an IES Abroad study abroad program. Apply online using our universal Aid Application, and we’ll pair you with the scholarships and grants.

Program Reviews

Overall Rating

5.0

Based on 2 Reviews

  • Random decisions aren't always bad...
    5.0
    04/27/14

    IES Abroad in Santiago was the best semester so far of my college career. For a country chosen randomly, I did not have any prior knowledge of Chile nor any expectations of what I would encounter. What I did encounter, however, was one of the most naturally

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Santiago, Chile with IES
    5.0
    04/21/14

    I had an absolutely fantastic semester in Santiago, Chile. I was scared the academics might be sub-par, but I was very satisfied with the quality and level of challenge of my classes. In addition to classes at the IES center, students can take coursework

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