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  • Locations: Segovia, Spain
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Summer, Winter-Spring
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  • Program Sponsor: GEO (Global Education Oregon) 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter-Spring 2022 10/15/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Application materials may be reviewed prior to the program's application deadline. (Please note: if all of your boxes are checked-off, your application is complete.) In most cases, for applicants applying to programs led by PSU faculty, interviews and final selection will take place after the program deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Fulfills University Studies Requirement: Yes, Reporting Live Supplemental Course
Program Description:

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Spanish Language and Culture in Segovia

These six-week summer and semester-long Spanish immersion programs are designed for intermediate and advanced level Spanish language students. All courses are taught in Spanish, making this program ideal for Spanish majors and minors as well as students interested in taking courses in art history, European studies, history, literature, Spanish culture and more. You will improve your Spanish language skills in this impressively historical and picturesque city, while still being only 25 minutes by high-speed train from Spain's capital, Madrid. In addition, you live in a homestay which further supports your immersion into Spanish society and culture. you will attend courses at the GEO Center with other American students from all over the US, yet also have the opportunity to fully immerse yourself in local culture and explore friendships with Segovians. You can participate in tandem language learning activities with local university students or do an internship at a local business or organization. Excursions to neighboring sites of importance and other group activities are included in the program fee.

Internship and service learning placements are also available to qualified students who are committed to gaining a unique perspective into Spanish life. The internship or service learning placement contains both the practical element of working and a reflective element, through the accompanying Internship and Service Learning Seminar. In addition to the internship or service learning placement, You will enroll in two to three other GEO courses.

GEO program fees cover tuition, housing and all meals, excursions, books and course materials, and on-site orientation. Insurance and a 24-hour emergency service are also included. For information on scholarship funding, please visit the Scholarships & Aid page on our website.

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Program OverviewAHA Segovia

Explore one of Spainís most beautiful and historically interesting cities, Segovia. Visit the Roman Aqueduct; the Alcazar, a fortified palace; and the Cathedral, the last major Gothic edifice constructed in Spain. Just one hour north of Madrid, Segovia strikes a unique balance between past and present. Experience first-hand the noble facades of the old city enlivened by shops, stores, restaurants, cafes, discotheques, and sports facilities. Study in the Segovia Center, situated between the Plaza Mayor and the Roman Aqueduct in the heart of the city. Immerse yourself in historic Spain.

Program Focus

Ideal for students with intermediate and advanced Spanish skills, this program appeals to students from a variety of disciplines with curricula in art history; European Union studies; and Spanish grammar, literature, culture, and civilization.

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Program Provider GEO Study Abroad
Program Dates Current GEO Calendar
Areas of Study Explore the courses offered on this program

This program is a good fit for the following majors:‚Äč
  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Art History
  • Culture
  • Foreign Languages
  • History
  • International Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Literature
  • Sociology
Credits 18-24 quarter credits
Language of Instruction  Spanish
Host Country Language  Spanish
Housing Homestay
Capstone Option Reporting Live Option available during fall and spring terms
Class Standing Eligibility
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Post-Baccalaureate
Minimum GPA Requirements Undergraduate: 2.50

Must be in Satisfactory Academic Standing.
Language Requirement Two years of college Spanish
Program Fee Click here to view the GEO Program Fee
Program Fee Includes:
  • Tuition
  • Excursions
  • Housing
  • All Meals
  • Course Materials
  • Medical Insurance
  • International Student ID Card
  • On-Site Orientation
  • Pre-Departure and On-Site Support
PSU Fees Click here to view PSU Fees

Application Fee:
All applications include a $50 non-refundable fee due on the application deadline. Students who do not intend to complete a program application are required to withdraw before the deadline, otherwise, the $50 application fee will
be assessed to the students' account.