Quito: Area Studies & Language
Sponsor: IES Abroad
Location: Quito, Ecuador
Description:Students take two mandatory courses designed for study abroad students and choose from elective courses offered at the Facultad Latinoamerica de Ciencias Sociales, Pontifica Universidad Catolica de Ecuador, and/or IES area studies courses. Internship and service learning placements are available. Courses are taught in Spanish.
- Full Year
- Spanish majors and minors must discuss their study abroad plans with a departmental adviser.
- Read Internships and Service Learning for important information about earning credit.
To apply, Northwestern students must:
- Complete an NU Study Abroad Application by the appropriate deadline
- Complete an IES application by the program's deadline
Language Requirements:2 years (completion of 121-3 or 125) or the equivalent of college-level Spanish.
Fall 2014: $22,820
Billed by Northwestern: $15,685
- Tuition: $13,185
- SAAF: $2,500
Estimated additional costs: $7,135
- Room & board: $3,315
- Airfare: $950
- Local transportation: $350
- Books & supplies: $240
- Personal expenses: $1,700
- Visa & registration: $235
- IES insurance: $200
- HTH: $145