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CISabroad Semester in Lima
Lima, Peru (Outgoing Program)
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|Program Sponsor:||Center for International Studies|
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Spring||2019||10/01/2018 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
|Language of Instruction:||English, Spanish||Housing Options:||Apartment (shared), Homestay|
|Minimum GPA:||2.7||Areas of Study:||Accounting, Anthropology, Architectural History, Architecture, Art, Art History, Biochemistry, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Communications, Computer Science, Culture, Economics, English, Finance, History, Human Resource Management, Humanities, International Studies, Journalism, Law, Management, Math/Statistics, Media Studies, Photography, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish|
There’s a little bit of everything in Lima. You will find stunning ocean views, colonial-era buildings, a fun local spirit, delicious food, and more colorful, inexpensive souvenirs than you can imagine—not to mention a phenomenal university.
- Study Spanish in a vibrant metropolitan setting: Spanish-language courses at all levels
- Students from around the world
- Classes in diverse subjects taught in English and Spanish
- Superb university
- Strong on-site support from the University staff
- Impressive colonial center with beautiful architecture and plazas
- The ocean is easily accessible
- Incredible museums of Peru’s colorful history as well as awesome modern art
- Jungle, mountains, and beaches galore
- Gourmet cuisine at all price ranges
- Tons of Incan and other pre-Hispanic ruins throughout the city
- Colorful indigenous and religious festivals
- Optional excursion to ancient Machu Picchu
On Semester in Lima, you’ll be studying at Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola. The University’s vision represents the academic experience you will have: it aims to be a leader in producing professionals with a high-level of quality and ethics according to national and international standards. The University offers numerous courses taught in both English and Spanish, so you’ll be able to find courses within your major as well as improve your Spanish-language ability.
Courses are available in Agro-Industrial Engineering and Agribusiness, Architecture and Urban Planning, Art and Design, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Communications, Economics, Finance, Gastronomy and Restaurant Management, Hospitality Management, Industrial and Commercial Engineering, International Business, Information Systems Engineering, Law, Marketing, Psychology, Real Estate Development, and Tourism Management, among others.
Many students choose to spend their time on the USIL campus, either studying or participating in the academic, cultural, and sports events organized by the University. We strongly encourage you to get involved on campus! The University Sports Department organizes, develops, and supervises sports and recreational activities campuswide. The University organizes the Inter-School Games, an annual event that brings together students from all departments.