** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of approval into this program and be able to complete pre-departure materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Study and explore the language, culture, literature, arts, history, anthropology, native cultures, politics, economy, international studies, and technology of the most southern country in the world through courses, internships, excursions, and field trips.
Discover Northern Chile and the Atacama Desert or Southern Chile with its lakes and volcanoes in an in-depth weeklong tour/field study. Explore the outstanding natural beauty of a country flanked by the Andes and the Pacific Ocean, the attractive Ocoa Palms National Park, and the Pre-Andean culture of Aconcagua Valley.
Join cultural excursions to the houses of Pablo Neruda in Santiago and Valparaíso; Viña del Mar; Isla Negra; and visit the attractive Pre-Columbian Arts Museum, Museum of Memory and Human Rights, and Gabriela Mistral Cultural Center.
Enjoy the benefits of a large urban city that has preserved the hospitality and accessibility of a small community in its intimate neighborhoods.
Two summer sessions
Fall or Spring semester
Programs Of Study Spanish Language, Latin American, Anthropological, and International Studies
Language of Instruction English /Spanish
USAC is a non-profit organization that offers programs in 28 countries, with many locations unique for study abroad. Discover where you'll study abroad at usac.edu.
Important Notes from the Office of Education Abroad (OEA) at UNC Charlotte
Researching this Program
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