Summer Study Abroad in Granada

  • Summer study abroad in Granada is based in the historic and charming neighborhood of el Realejo at the University of Granada's Centro de Lenguas Modernas.

  • It is renowned for its Hispanic Studies and Spanish Language and Culture programs.

  • Choose between two academic program options: the Intensive Spanish language program (CILE) and the Intensive Spanish Language and Culture program (CILYC).

  • A semester program is also available.


Students at all levels of Spanish can be accommodated in Granada. Students will earn 6 credits per session and can choose to participate in either one or both summer sessions for a total of 12 credits.

Option 1: Intensive Spanish Language Program

The Intensive Spanish language program is designed for students who wish to initiate or improve upon their knowledge of Spanish. Classes run Monday through Friday for 4 hours per day and class sizes are small (the average class consists of 12 students) in order to maximize the learning environment. A primarily communicative approach is used in these courses and the methodology is supported by the most up-to-date audiovisual technology.

Option 2: Intensive Spanish Language and Culture Program

Students must place into Intermediate A to be eligible for this option. Students will take 40 hours of Spanish language and may choose two 20-hour modules from one of the following topic areas (taken together for 3 semester hours of credit) for a total of 6 semester hours of credit.

CreditsContact a Past Participant

Courses may be selected among various departments. You will earn the following semester hours of credit:

  • Summer program: 6 - 12 credits per session

Admission Requirements

GPA Requirements: 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

You must be in good academic standing and not on disciplinary probation. You need to submit a complete application including a transcript, letter of recommendation and an advisor's form before your application will be considered.

Application Deadline

  • March 31

Space is limited for this program. Apply today to reserve your place!