|Centers for Interamerican Studies: Semester in the Andes SPRING - FALL
The Semester in the Andes program combines quality academic content with an extended intercultural and language experience. Live and study in Cuenca, Ecuador, while also traveling to some of South America’s must-see sites: Machu Picchu, the Galapagos Islands and the Amazon Rainforest! The semester is open to students from a wide range of majors with or without previous Spanish knowledge.
The semester is divided into two academic terms, allowing students to begin with intensive Spanish courses and then choose from several options: further Spanish courses, internship/service learning project, or courses from several academic disciplines.
||Dates: Twice a year, January-May and September-December
Cost: See website.
Academic Programs International
API at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito in Quito, Ecuador
API students selecting Quito as their study abroad destination will complete their coursework at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ). The USFQ is a private institution that began its operations in 1988, was recognized by the Ecuadorian Ministry of Education in 1995 and formally accredited in 2001. It was recently ranked as the #1 university in Ecuador by the QS Latin American University rankings.
Contact: 301 Camp Craft Road, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78746 United States; tel. 5126008900; email@example.com, www.apiabroad.com
EcuaExplora — Study, Volunteer or Intern in Ecuador
EcuaExplora is the leading provider of study, volunteer and intern abroad programs in Ecuador. Our objective is to share the local culture by providing participants the opportunity to come and explore the rich environment and fascinating culture of the Ecuadorian nation. We've got the right program for you, whether you're looking to study at a prestigious university, gain practical work experience, or lend a helping hand. Come experience Ecuador with EcuaExplora!
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.ecuaexplora.org
Isabela Oceanographic Institute (IOI)
Study Abroad in Galapagos
Step into Darwin's footsteps and study (in) the Galapagos - a lifetime experience! IOI offers an accredited study abroad experience for most majors that is as unique as the archipelago itself. Our consecutive block seminars are each worth three transferable credits. We will take the classroom to the field. From penguins to iguanas, from sharks to tortoises, from salt marshes and beaches to volcano peaks – all hands on in areas no tourist ever gets to see - Fall, Spring and Summer.
Contact: email@example.com, www.ioi-galapagos.org