Learn Spanish in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Location: Mexico: Puerto Vallarta

Dates: Weekly/Monthly/Academic Term/Winter Interim

The National Registration Center for Study Abroad


PO Box 1393 Milwaukee, WI 53201 United States

Call Us

Phone: 414 278 0631

Fax: 414 271 8884


Gain comprehensive Spanish communication skills through this language program offered by The National Registration Center for Study Abroad in Mexico. Escuela de Espanol UG was established in 1994 and is a branch of the University of Guadalajara, the second largest institution of higher learning in Mexico. Centrally located in the heart of downtown Puerto Vallarta between the rugged Sierra Madre mountains and the Pacific Ocean, Escuela de Espanol lends an opportunity to study Spanish and Mexican culture while enjoying the shores of Mexico's largest bay, the Bahia de Banderas.


1. Classes at all levels are taught in 100% Spanish.

2. A highly participatory teaching method is utilized, so that all students are encouraged to be involved in supportive group interaction.

3. Instruction emphasizes oral expression, vocabulary development and listening comprehension, complemented by reading, writing and grammar exercise.

4. Escuela de Espanol offers students access to University of Guadalajara computers and e-mail accounts for a nominal fee

5. Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, is a veritable paradise on the Pacific coast. Tucked into a niche in the West Sierra Madre mountain range, it can be reached in 30 minutes from Guadalajara by air or in four hours by road.

  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Cost varies depending on number of weeks and lessons per week. Please contact NRCSA for details.

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

- Spanish Classes Include:
-- All Registration Fees
-- Course Materials
-- 20 (or more) Group Lessons per week
-- Small Class Sizes (average class size is 3-8 students)
-- Qualified & experienced educators
-- Cultural Study Program integrated into classes
-- Internet Access at the school
- Academic Assessments Includes:
-- Placement Test to ensure exact placement for oral and written Spanish
-- Ongoing Assessments to ensure you are always at the appropriate level
-- Onsite Academic Director to answer any question on your placement
- Cultural Activities Includes:
-- Orientation covering area, safety
-- Walking City Tour after first day of classes
-- Afternoon Cultural Activities (2-3 activities during the week included)
-- Local Coordinator to arrange excursions* or other outings
- Insurance Emergency & Medical Includes:
-- $25,000 Emergency Medical Evacuation
-- $10,000 Accident/Sickness
-- $ 5,000 Emergency Reunion
-- $ 7,500 Repatriation
-- $ 5,000 General AD&D
-- 24 Hour Emergency Hotline - Call collect from anywhere in the world

Credit Available


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Participants Travel to Mexico

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Written Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
3 business days
The National Registration Center for Study Abroad's Mission Statement

To improve international understanding through educational exchanges. NRCSA welcomes participants of all ages, nationalities, and occupations.

Year Founded