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Business and Economics in English in Buenos Aires

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Sponsor: Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA)

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina


The Business and Economics in English program is perfect for students of all language levels. Students chose from elective program courses designed and taught exclusively for IFSA-Butler students and specially selected courses with international students at the Universidad del Salvador (USAL). Credit-bearing internships available. All courses are taught in English, and students are required to enroll in a mandatory Spanish course based on their language level.

Program Type: Affiliated


  • Fall
  • Winter/Spring

Term Notes: This program follows the Argentine academic calendar: Fall Quarter begins in mid-July and ends in early December. Winter/Spring Quarters begin in late February and end in early July.


Admission Info: 

To apply, Northwestern students must: 

  1. Complete a Northwestern Study Abroad Application by the appropriate deadline
  2. Complete an IFSA-Butler application by the program's deadline

Languages: English, Spanish

Language Requirements: 

None, however, students are required to take a Spanish language course on the program



Program Costs: 

Fall 2017: $22,445

Billed by Northwestern: $17,650

Estimated additional costs: $4,795

  • Additional meals: $1,670
  • Airfare: $1,700
  • Local transportation: $375
  • Books & supplies: $100
  • Personal expenses: $800
  • Visa: $150

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