Location:
Puerto Rico
Semester:
Summer 2019

Language, Culture, and Service in Puerto Rico is a study away program designed for students who have completed SPN 202 or its equivalent.  During this program, students will spend three weeks in San Juan, Puerto Rico, living in residence halls, taking classes, and experiencing life in La Isla del Encanto. Students will participate in a service learning activity and in a number of excursions to places like El Yunquerainforest, Ponce, and the Loízaaldea. Come join us for an exciting learning experience in Puerto Rico!  

Application Deadline: February 15, 2019 

Dates: June 1-22, 2019 

Eligibility: Students must be in good academic standing and have successfully completed SPN 202 prior to program start date. 

Course Offerings:  Students will enroll for a minimum of 7 credits in the following courses:

  • SPN 310 or SPN 342 (3 credits)
  • Upper-level IAH or AL 491 (4 credits)

Housing:  Universidad del Sagrado Corazón residence hall 

Estimated Program Fee: $2,700

Program Fee includes residence halls, two meals daily, group excursions, tours and transfers to and from service placement and excursions. Fee does not include MSU tuition, transportation to and from Puerto Rico, some local transportation, books and materials, additional meals, personal spending money. Financial Aid will be applicable to the total estimated cost of the program. 

For more information, contact Faculty Leader Irma Bartolo at bartoloi@msu.edu.

Applicants who have a major within the College of Arts & Letters are eligible to apply for the CAL Study Away Scholarship. Visit http://excelnetwork.cal.msu.edu/scholarships/study-abroad-scholarships for more information or to apply.

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