Central College Abroad: Merida - Language & Culture Immersion in the Yucatan

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Open to all Spanish language levels.  Students are immersed culturally and linguistically in classes and homestays.  Meet Monday through Thursday for five hours of intensive language instruction.  The curriculum weaves topics such as immigration, ... read more

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Definitely broke some racial and cultural stereotypes that were assumed previous to going abroad. Learned about culture from the eyes of locals and their friends. It was very worthwhile and would like to visit my friends in the future. - Central College View Entire Review
What I learned and gained from four months studying abroad cannot fit into a box this small. I grew as person both personally and academically in ways that would otherwise be impossible without studying abroad. - Central College View Entire Review

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Open to all Spanish language levels.  Students are immersed culturally and linguistically in classes and homestays.  Meet Monday through Thursday for five hours of intensive language instruction.  The curriculum weaves topics such as immigration, health care, tourism, history and business practices into daily lessons.  Develop an appreciation for the history, culture and customs of Yucatan. 

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Intensive Language
Program Length(s):
  • Summer
Instruction Language(s):
  • Spanish
Language Requirement(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Area, Ethnic and Group Studies
  • Spanish Language, Literature
  • Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literature
Minimum GPA:
2.5
Year Founded:
1965
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