Spanish Studies Gap Year Programs for High School Students

Location: Spain: Seville

Program Duration: 3-6 Months

Dates: 2018,2019

Spanish Studies Abroad

446 Main Street Amherst, MA 01002-2314 United States


Are you a recent high school graduate interested in taking time off from school? Spanish Studies Abroad offers lifetime experiences through our Gap Year Programs: Spanish language and cultural immersion, homestay, and college-level credit. Most of all, you will discover the rich history and natural beauty of Seville.

Enroll in our gap semester or academic year, which involves taking Advanced Spanish Studies. This is an ideal course if you have advanced proficiency level. If you have intermediate level, take our Intermediate and Advanced Spanish Studies together with local students in Alicante.

Spanish Studies Abroad Summer Programs for high school students feature the following:
* Commitment to academic excellence
* One-on-one interaction with professors
* Courses taught in Spanish
* Homestays or student residencias
* Intercambios with native speakers
* Guidance in synthesizing the immersion experience
* All-inclusive day and overnight study visits
* Time for independent travel
* On-Site Resident Director, Housing Coordinator, Computer Technician, Librarian, and Activities Coordinator


1. Experience living as a Sevillano community member by staying with a local family.

2. Gain in-depth understanding of the Seville’s surroundings, people, culture, and history.

3. Learn to communicate and express yourself in Spanish like a local.

4. Join in various cultural activities and events, including fiestas, carnivals, and flamenco shows.

5. Choose to integrate your program with volunteer opportunities and give back to your host community.

Minimum Education

High School

Type of Programs
  • Language Immersion
  • Homestays
  • Student Exchange

  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

- Tuition
- Room and board, meals, laundry service
- Support of the onsite Spanish Studies staff, pre-departure support
- Overnight and local study visits, cultural activities, orientation
- Health insurance
- Computer access
- Spanish Studies transcript
- Optional trips and activities are also available through the Center

Credit Available


Experience Required


This Program is open to

American, Canadian Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Dormitory
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel to Spain

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Essay
  • Online Application
  • Transcript
Typically The Application Process Time is
2 weeks
Year Founded