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  • Locations: Madrid, Spain; Segovia, Spain; Sevilla, Spain; Toledo, Spain
  • Program Terms: Summer I
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Type of Program:
Faculty-led
Minimum GPA:
2.5 or by Professor Permission
Faculty-Led Program Status: Available College: College of Arts & Science
Class Standing: Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Program Description:

SpainLLC

Program Description

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SUMMER 2018. SEE HOW TO APPLY TAB FOR MORE INFORMATION.

This program is meant to satisfy the academic needs of the students of Spanish, especially Spanish minors and majors, while providing a significant and direct experience of living and traveling in one of the most relevant Spanish speaking countries. It offers students the possibility to enroll in one conversation course and one Spanish elective in culture at the 2000, 3000 and 4000 levels. These courses, the excursions, the out-of-classroom cultural activities and the lodging arrangements with selected Spanish families, are planned in order to develop a personal experience of the Spanish culture and history, and to improve the students abilities to interact in Spanish. One of the most popular programs at ASU.

For more information about the study abroad program, the courses, and to discuss prerequisites, please contact Dr. Benito del Pliego, delpliegob@appstate.edu.

Courses

Conversational Spanish – SNH 2010 – 3 credit hours
Advanced Conversation – SNH 4075 – 3 credit hours
Spain Today – SNH 3530 – 3 credit hours
Art in Spain – SNH 3250 – 3 credit hours

Program Cost

All students are strongly urged to attend a Faculty-led Study Abroad Financial Workshop prior to submitting the signed application to OiED. These workshops are held throughout the semester. We will answer your questions about program payment schedule, cancellation policy, financial aid and other funding sources, financial planning, and other related topics. ALL IN-PERSON WORKSHOPS WILL BE HELD IN THE PLEMMONS STUDENT UNION. Online and evening workshops are available on (TBD). For workshop dates and to register for a workshop, please click here.

Billable Program Cost: $2,899.00

Includes: in-country program transportation, lodging, international health and evacuation insurance, program events, all meals, and the OIED/CCS administrative fee.

Estimated Additional Student Cost: $1,950.00
Estimated costs include but are not limited to: airfare, immunizations, and personal expenses.

*Non-US citizens may need to apply for a visa before entering Spain.
** Tuition and fees for summer program are not included in this cost. Please go to this link and scroll down to "Study Abroad Rates" to determine what tuition and fees you will be charged based on your individual status. Please note that summer tuition and fees are updated during the spring semester.

 

Payment Schedule

  Amount Date Due
Deposit $300.00 Submit with application
1st Payment $866.33 01/31/18
2nd Payment $866.33 02/28/18
Final Payment $866.34 03/31/18

Appalachian reserves the right to cancel or alter the program format or to change costs in case of conditions beyond the university's control.  Further details about Appalachian's withdrawal/cancellation policy can be found at this link.

Financial Aid

If you plan to use any form of financial aid (loans, grants, scholarships) to participate in a short-term, faculty-led education abroad program, we strongly recommend that you take the following steps before applying to the program:
  1. Complete your FAFSA for the academic year in which the program is offered. Please be mindful of Financial Aid deadlines!
  2. Visit the Office of Financial Aid's website at http://financialaid.appstate.edu/study-abroad. Read all the information carefully and print the Study Abroad Agreement Form for the appropriate term that you are requesting an increase in financial aid due to studying abroad.
  3. Go to the Office of Financial Aid on the second floor of the JET Building to discuss your financial aid eligibility with Kim Overcash or Laura Sullivan PRIOR to applying to the program.

Dates

Program Itinerary

The international component of this course will run from 05/23/18 to 06/23/18.

Pre-Program Meetings

Three (3) pre-program meetings. 

 

Program Leaders

Dr. Benito del Pliego 
Professor of Spanish; Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
delpliegob@appstate.edu



 

How to Apply

  1. CONTACT THE FACULTY DIRECTOR TO DISCUSS THE PROGRAM AND DETERMINE WHETHER YOU MEET THE PREREQUISITES.
  2. SUBMIT YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION
    • Log in to AppalNET/Banner Self-Service.
    • Select the "Direct Link to Web Self-Service" using your AppState username and password.
    • Select the Student Tab.
    • Scroll down and click on the "Faculty-Led Study Abroad Application Packet*" link.
    • Select the program-specific application form from the programs drop-down menu.
    • Fill out, save, and submit the online application.
  3. PRINT, SIGN, AND DATE THE PAPER APPLICATION FORM
  4. PAY THE NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT
    • Walk to the Office of Student Accounts, located on the 2nd floor of the John E. Thomas building.
    • Give the name and term of your program to the Cashier who will look up the deposit charge on your account (e.g., Poland COM Summer 1).
    • Pay the non-refundable deposit by check, cash, debit card, or money order. Please note that Student Accounts can no longer accept credit card payments in person, but they can take credit card payments online. Online credit and debit card payments are subject to a non-refundable 2.75% transaction fee.
  5. BRING YOUR SIGNED PAPER APPLICATION TO OIED
    • Walk to the Office of International Education and Development (OIED), located on the 3rd floor of Plemmons Student
         Union, Suite 321.
    • OIED will make your enrollment official upon reception of your signed paper application and verification of deposit payment.
All students are strongly urged to attend a Faculty-led Study Abroad Financial Workshop prior to submitting the signed application to OiED. These workshops are held throughout the semester. We will answer your questions about program payment schedule, cancellation policy, financial aid and other funding sources, financial planning, and other related topics. ALL IN-PERSON WORKSHOPS WILL BE HELD IN THE PLEMMONS STUDENT UNION. Online and evening workshops are available on (TBD). For workshop dates and to register for a workshop, please click here.

IMPORTANT NOTE:
You will NOT be enrolled in the program until you have completed all 5 steps above.

You are strongly encouraged to share the information contained in the Faculty-Led Education Abroad Program Online Student Application Form with your family and loved ones (including the Student Handbook), before submitting your application.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION:

Programs are open until full. If a program is full, the Faculty-led Education Abroad Program Online Student Application Form for that program will be deactivated and you will no longer be able to apply. The application deadline is 03/15/2018 but applications are accepted on a rolling basis so students are encouraged to apply early.

Appalachian reserves the right to cancel or alter the program format or to change costs in case of conditions beyond the university's control.



Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.