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  • Locations: Cuenca, Ecuador; Quito, Ecuador
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Area of Study: Latin American Studies, Spanish Language of Instruction: Spanish
Type of Program: Academic Study Minimum GPA: 3.25
Housing Type: Homestay Language Requirements: Spanish – required previous language study: 2 semesters
Program Description:
Spanish Summer Intensive Course in Ecuador

Quito and Cuenca, Ecuador

May 15-June 14, 2020

Spanish 209  - Spanish in Latin America (F10, F11)
Spanish 309 -  Spanish in Latin America (F11)

Program Description:
This an intensive four-week course inEcuador, including classes five days a week with Ecuadorian professors and a Rhodes professor. On the weekends, we have excursions to the capital city of Quito, a national park, indigenous ruins, and a waterfall! After classes, we have bus tours, museum visits, cooking classes, dance classes, and movie night.
This course and its Spanish-immersion format will skyrocket students’ language abilities, bringing them closer to fluency and thinking in Spanish. They will learn about the culture through immersion and family experiences, as well as guided tours of many of the treasures Ecuador has to offer. 

Program Fee: $3900
Fee will include: Room and Board, Domestic Travel within Ecuador, Laundry, Classes, and Excursions

For Spanish 209, Rhodes Spanish 102 or permission of director. 
For Spanish 309, Rhodes Spanish 202 or permission of director. 
GPA Minimum 3.25

Professors Dr. Eric Henager,  Dr. Xosé Pereira Boán, Dr. Nora Jabbour, or Dr. Sundt

Need-Based Scholarship Applicants:
  • Apply Here
  • Summer Scholarship Process:Students with need are urged to apply early, before the Summer Scholarship Application closes on December 15.
  • Need based award amounts will vary, based on each student's individual FAFSA report. Some awards may cover as much as 100% of the program cost, though most applicants will receive less than that.
  • Students choosing to withdraw their Off-Campus Study Application for a Rhodes Summer Program* must do so BY JANUARY15. Following January 15, Rhodes′ "Program Fees and Billing" Policy, and Rhodes′ "Cancellation and Refund" Policy will apply. Follow this link to review our Policies.

This program is currently not accepting applications.