Program Details

Courses taught by UMass Professors and other Portuguese university faculty in English. There are a wide variety of courses available from a range of disciplines allowing students to customize their course of study. Extra-curricular activities such as fiel
Location:
Lisbon, Portugal
Program Type:
Intensive Language
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Duration:
1-3 months, 4-6 months, 1 year
Language:
Portuguese

Program Overview

Program Description:
Lisbon is the 2012 European City of the Year and is the ideal city for your European study abroad experience. UMass in Lisbon offers year and semester long as well as Summer programs. All coursework is in English taught by both UMass and Portuguese university faculty. Fee is inclusive of up to 18 credit hours, housing, some meals, field trips, phone cards, and more. Scholarships are available.

Courses taught by UMass Professors and other Portuguese university faculty in English. There are a wide variety of courses available from a range of disciplines allowing students to customize their course of study. Extra-curricular activities such as field trips are included in the program. Advanced Portuguese language courses as well as beginner language intensive options are available to accommodate a range of learning needs.

Unique among study abroad programs, UMass in Lisbon is housed within ISCTE-IUL in Lisbon with UMass faculty on site. Students are able to take all their coursework in English or Portuguese or a blend of both. Because the credits are coming from the University of Massachusetts credit transfer is easier than with other programs. The program is flexible and offers year long, semester or Summer options to meet a variety of needs.
Setting Description:
Lisbon is the 2012 European City of the Year as well as the recipient of numerous other travel industry awards. Lisbon has been recognized for its vibrant social life as well as its beauty and rich cultural heritage. Perhaps the most impressive resource of Lisbon is its people. The Portuguese are warm, welcoming people, quick to smile and offer assistance.
Cost:
Cost for the 2012/2013 Academic Year, Summer is priced separately. Includes: * Up to 18 credit hours * Double-occupancy housing in the student residence * All field trips* * Monthly public transport card * Local pay-as-you-go cell phone * Reduced rate food card for access to student cafeteria. Massachusetts In-state student = $10,650 per semester. Regional Tuition Proximity = $12,040 per semester Out of State = $16,060 per semester

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