** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Study abroad in the fascinating colonial city of Oaxaca, Mexico, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Surrounded by lush mountains and indigenous villages, Oaxaca is an ideal location for language immersion and exploring the pre-Hispanic past of the area. Experience the charms of this bohemian city, complete with hip cafes, art galleries, and an active live music scene. The Arcos Learning Abroad program offers a wide variety of academic options making this a desirable study abroad destination for a wide-range of students. Programs include tuition, housing with a homestay, excursions, cultural activities, insurance and dedicated resident directors.
Arcos Learning Abroad offers a wide variety of academic options for students to choose from. Students earn 15 to 18 credits during a semester. Students can add a Winter Break or Summer session on to their semester program to earn additional credits. Listed below are the unique programming options available:
Lower and upper division Spanish language courses
Electives in Spanish available in:
Social, Anthropological & Cultural Sciences
Electives in English available in:
History of Mesoamerica
Classes with Local Students:
Schools of Record: University of Oaxaca - Mesoamericana University