Sol Education Abroad - Custom Faculty-Led Program
As your education abroad experts in Spain and Latin America, Sol Education Abroad offers faculty-led custom programs in all four SOL program locations (Oaxaca, Mexico / Buenos Aires, Argentina / Granada, Spain / Heredia, Costa Rica). SOL also offe... read more
I learned about a culture that we normally don't study here in the U.S. and I met so many interesting and amazing people not only from Spain, but all over the world. Definitely worthwhile! Laura Rivera - Texas A&M University - College Station View Entire Review
I gained a tremendous amount of historical background about the various cultural influences of the Iberian peninsula. Some of my preconceptions about European culture in general were confirmed and some were overturned. I was fascinated by how the architecture (particularly the close streets) of the cities took me back to a dif... A student - Blinn College View Entire Review
I learned to appreciate things I didn't understand. I think I am a more curious person now and more likely to do things I have never done before. Also, I gained confidence in my abilities to speak Spanish. Claudia Jantes - West Texas A&M University View Entire Review
I learned many social skills and gained lifetime experiences. A student - California State University - Fullerton View Entire Review
I gained a lot of new knowledge and appreciation for the things we have here in the US. A student - Millersville University of Pennsylvania View Entire Review
I learned so much about the culture and Spain in general! It was completely worth it. Nilsa Pérez-Cabrera - Blinn College View Entire Review
I learned that the rest of the world, although different, is way more similar than we could ever imagine. It was definitely worthwhile. Lizette Chavez - California State University - Fullerton View Entire Review
As a future professional the experience gained allowed me to undersatand that I'm going on the right path professionally and personally. As well regardless of the program that we may be going to always go with an open mind, open heart and by all means avoid being judgemental we must understand and respect everyone as their own p... Lilliana Romero - California State University - Fullerton View Entire Review
I gained/learned so much more than I could ever learn by sitting in a classroom. My heart was opened to the people of Costa Rica and my eyes were opened to the unfair and unjust world of cheap labor. I was reminded of partnering and loving other humans. Jane - California State University - Fullerton View Entire Review
This experience has really changed my life, and changed me as a person. It will definitely affect my future career because I will always remember the experiences and lessons I learned in Costa Rica. It has taught me to live life more simply. It has taught me that family is first, and love is really all you need to find happiness... Kirsten K - California State University - Fullerton View Entire Review
Increased cultural competence and compassion increased respect for local change efforts opportunity to practice Spanish MORE THAN worthwhile Heather G - Millersville University of Pennsylvania View Entire Review
Worthwhile cultural and historical information and experiences Rachael Taylor - Blinn College View Entire Review
It was worth while! I learned so much about the country, people, language, and even myself! Mahala Walker - University of Kentucky View Entire Review
Being fully immersed in the culture is something I could not have imagined previously how it would feel or be. It was incredible! Sure, it was a bit nerve-wracking in the language department because I wasn't the best or had much experience at all speaking in Spanish, but I am so glad I was given so many opportunities to practice... Erica Olson - University of Arkansas - Little Rock View Entire Review
I learned so much from this experience! I learned how to be a better teacher, collaborate with others, and live in the moment. It was definitely worthwhile. Alejandra Gutierrez - California State University - Fullerton View Entire Review
Language skills, knowledge about the culture, ability to deal with different issues in life A student - Texas A&M University - College Station View Entire Review
I learned a lot of Spanish! I also got a glimpse of how other cultural a are and it really was worthwhile. I keep trying to incorporate Spanish culture into my life! Macy Morrison - Blinn College View Entire Review
The whole experience was well planned and organized, I had so much fun and learned about the culture of the country while serving the community. It was an amazing experience! Maria Barrientos De Pantaleon - California State University - Fullerton View Entire Review
After this experience abroad all I want to do is travel and learn from other cultures . A student - California State University - Fullerton View Entire Review
I gained knowledge in the culture and friends that I will never forget! Sanela gusic - California State University - Fullerton View Entire Review
Using a 3rd party provider for the first time for our department we had a phenomenal experience. We are going to continue to do this into the future. We wish that SOL had a Thailand program for us to use. Diana Robles Nichols - California State University - Fullerton View Entire Review
As your education abroad experts in Spain and Latin America, Sol Education Abroad offers faculty-led custom programs in all four SOL program locations (Oaxaca, Mexico / Buenos Aires, Argentina / Granada, Spain / Heredia, Costa Rica). SOL also offers the possibility of programming into neighboring countries such as Panama or throughout the program country (ex. multi-city programs). Student reviews of Sol Education Abroad Faculty-Led Custom Programs are listed here.
Program Type(s):Study Abroad
- January Term
- Spring Break
- Short Term
Relevant Study Subject(s):
- Latin American Studies
- Latin American and Caribbean Studies
- Spanish Language, Literature
- Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literature
- Liberal Arts, General Studies
- Social Sciences
- Alternative Medicine
- Biological and Physical Sciences
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Sol Education Abroad Scholarships
Scholarships are available throughout the year. The goal of our annual scholarships is to allow students who would not be able to participate in a Study Abroad and Spanish Immersion program do so. Students must meet the Sol Education Abroad eligibility requirements.
$750, $500, $250, $100
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