The Antigua, Guatemala program is made of 20 hours of Spanish classes (max 4 students in class); private room with host family; 3 meals daily (except Sunday); 8 additional hours of medical Spanish terminology, clinical observation, cultural activities, and two weekend excursions. This program is geared for healthcare students and professionals who are looking for a short-term course focusing on boosting medical Spanish vocabulary knowledge.
Program (included in tuition)
4 hrs/day classes (20 hrs/wk)
3 meals daily (except Sunday)
8 hours of medical Spanish terminology
Orientation tour & materials
Two weekend excursions
Airport pickup in Guatemala City
Travel Assistance Program
Your Spanish level must be Mid-Intermediate or higher. This program is open to the following: 1st year Med Student, 2nd year Med Student, 3rd year Med Student, 4th year Med Student, Allied Health Students, EMTs, Nurses, Nursing Students, Other Health Professionals, Physician Assistants, Pre-Med students.
Program Dates: Any Monday Closed Dates:2013: 1/1, 3/28, 3/29, 5/1, 6/25, 6/30, 7/25, 9/15, 10/20, 11/1, 12/24, 12/25, 12/31
Program Length: 1+ weeks Program Price:
SALUD Medical Spanish w/homestay
NOTE: Special prices for more than 9 weeks Extra Homestay Nights: $30/night
More About The Location
Guatemala is recognized as the cultural center of the pre-discovered New World. As the origin of the mysterious Mayan Civilization and still predominantly indigenous, the country offers some of the continent's richest folklore. The cultural blend of the indigenous, Spanish and African peoples can be seen in many aspects of daily life. Ancient rituals are intertwined with Christianity. Moreover, there is an abundance of high quality, low-priced handmade goods.
In a country that treasures its colonial past, Antigua is a prized possession. One of the most beautiful colonial cities in all of Latin America, Antigua is known for its charm and relaxed atmosphere that attracts students and travelers from all parts of the world. Antigua is a popular destination for language study.
All courses have a USD 100 registration fee (Not Refundable)
Note: Accommodation is available Sunday to Saturday, Saturday to Friday (Jordan and Egypt) or
Saturday to Saturday (Tokyo) - all other days will have extra charge