The study abroad experience
is a vital component in the process of mastering a second language. For those
pursuing teaching credentials, an immersion experience, such as the following
semester programs, is required. UW-Stevens Point offers foreign language immersion programs
each spring to France, Germany and Spain; a summer program to Mexico is also
available. See the Study Abroad Office
information for application documents
Marburg is located in
Hessen, a region of central Germany. This town has its origins in the middle
ages and was the regional capital for several decades in the early modern
period. As such, Marburg is known as an exciting location full of history,
well-known for being the site of the oldest protestant university. Our returning
students have consistently related positive impressions of their experiences in
Germany. We hope to see you in Marburg! Click here
information on eligibility, costs and the academic program.
Oaxaca program offers Spanish language majors and minors the opportunity to
experience the richness of Mexican culture and civilization through a ten-week
intensive summer language study program. All academic studies are arranged
through the Instituto Cultural
The Instituto Cultural Oaxaca is the
ideal school for you to learn Spanish as a second language in Mexico. Since
1984, the Instituto has given intensive Spanish language programs to students
from all over the world, in the lively cultural setting of Oaxaca. The Instituto
is located in a welcoming 19th century estate house surrounded by private
gardens in the colonial center of the city.
Spanish language classes with native speakers are conducted entirely
in Spanish to motivate the students to develop their language abilities,
creating proficiency in communication.
addition to Spanish language classes, students have the opportunity to
participate in cultural workshops and activities, in the Intercambio program
with members of the community and in excursions to nearby places of interest.
Students enjoy their stay in the home of a Oaxacan family.
located in north-central Spain. It is the capitol of the eponymous region. Click here
on eligibility, costs and the academic program.
Caen is located in north-western France. It is the capitol of the Basse-Normandie region. Click here
for information on eligibility, costs and the academic program.