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Housing Options: Homestay, Residence Hall or Dormitory Minimum GPA: 2.75
Areas of Study:
Anthropology, Arabic, Art, Art History, Biology, Business and Management, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, Film & New Media Studies, Hispanic Studies, History, International Relations, Internships, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion, Social Work, Sociology, Women's and Gender Studies Program Type: Study Abroad
Language of Instruction: English, Spanish
Class Year:
2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
Language Study Offered: Arabic, Spanish Program Features: Internship
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Granada - Study in Granada

Program Overview

Granada Alhambra

Many travelers who visit Granada insist it's the must-see city in all of Spain. With one of the clearest windows into Spain's unique historical symbiosis of Islam, Christianity, and Judaism, Granada is also a youthful city with a vibrant student life that will make meeting new friends even easier—Granada awaits!

Our curriculum takes full advantage of Andalusia and all southern Spain has to offer. The program offers two unique program options that are designed to improve your Spanish proficiency: the Intermediate Spanish Program and Advanced Spanish Program.

Visit www.IESabroad.org for complete program details.

NOTE: Program dates listed in Studio Abroad are approximate. Please refer to IES Abroad predeparture materials for planning travel.

Why Granada?

Prepare to be mesmerized by Granada's grand Moorish architecture and Muslim influences. This energetic city is also known for its youthful population. Enjoy wandering aimlessly around the city's narrow, winding streets in the warm weather and take in the sights and sounds of this great city.

Student Life

Whether it's an orientation program that makes you feel prepared, housing that is well-located and comfortable, or the field trips that take you to places off the beaten path—we're all about our student services. To find out more specific details, click here and select the Student Life tab.

About IES Abroad

Everything we do is about the IES Abroad student. Our profoundly passionate team of study abroad professionals believes in creating once-in-a-lifetime educational adventures that transcend expectations. Our goal is to rock the world of some 6,000 study abroad students every year. From our headquarters in Chicago to our 115+ study abroad programs in more than 35 global locations worldwide, we create authentic global education and life-affirming cultural experiences.

Discover more about what we offer with all of our programs.

More Information:
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Further information about IES Granada specific to Wheaton College students

Wheaton College is committed to providing students with opportunities to broaden their understanding and vision beyond the borders of this campus and this country. We work in collaboration with carefully selected partner institutions around the world to support our students as they prepare to study abroad and while they are overseas. Students must apply to Wheaton's Center for Global Education as well as the institution through which they plan to study abroad. The most up-to-date information can be found on the program provider's website above.                   

Admission Requirements:
Prior Spanish language study is required – two semesters for Intermediate and four semesters for Advanced levels.

Courses & Credits:
Five courses per semester, 15-16 semester hours, will earn 4.0 Wheaton credits. Courses are taught in English and Spanish.  All students are required to take one, 4-credit language course with IES Granada. Courses taught in English will not receive credit from Wheaton’s Hispanic Studies Department. 

Housing & Meals:
Housing choices include host families and student residences. Meal arrangements vary with each option.

Budget Worksheet:
Click here for the IES Granada budget worksheet!
(Estimated personal expenses are available on the IES website)

Other Items to Note:
- All students accepted to a study abroad program will be assessed a $500 non-refundable confirmation fee at the time of final confirmation of study abroad participation.
- Students are not charged the technology, laundry, or student activities fees while on a study abroad program.
- Fees billed by Wheaton will be charged to students on their regular Wheaton College student account during regular billing cycles (July/December).               
Wheaton student in Granada garden courtyard

     For Wheaton specific questions contact:    
                                                                                                                
     Center for Global Education
     5  Howard Street
     Wheaton College
     Norton, MA 02766-2322
     globaled@wheatoncollege.edu
     508-286- 4950

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 10/01/2017 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** 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.