USA Language and Culture in Spain

Madrid showing Palacio Real


May 28 T0 July 9 2022

Credit Hours

9 CR. HRS. (Three Courses)

Program Director

Ms. Kristy Britt

Program Description

The University of South Alabama summer session in Madrid, Spain will be held in collaboration with Expanish Study Abroad. This program offers 9 semester credit hours. 

Program Location

Madrid, Spain  


Applicants must  have an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. There are no prerequisites involved for the program and students who need two semesters of Introductory Spanish will complete this requirement while abroad. 


Students will choose three of the following courses for a total of nine credit hours:
**LG 290:  Special Topics: Spanish Culture and Spanish Language in Madrid 
LG131 (3 hours) - Introductory Spanish I
LG132 (3 hours) - Introductory Spanish II
LG231 (3 hours) - Intermediate Spanish I
LG232, (3 hours) - Intermediate Spanish II
LG390 (3 hours) - Special Topics
LG490 (3 hours) - Special Topics

**All students will take LG 290. 


The program includes homestay with a host family in a single occupancy room and two meals--breakfast, and dinner--per day.

Cost and Payment Schedule

The cost of the USA in Spain program is $5,999.00. Program costs include: 

  • $350 program deposit
  • Tuition for 9 credit hours
  • All program-related, in-country transportation
  • International Health Insurance & Emergency Assistance
  • Specified Excursions in the Itinerary
  • Accommodations: Homestays
  • A welcome and departure meal in-country
  • Daily breakfasts and dinners
  • Airport pickup and return for those who arrive and depart on the assigned day and time

Costs are based on anticipated exchange rates and enrollment and are subject to change. Program items may be changed in lieu of a price increase. Price may vary for graduate students.

The cost of COVID-19 testing, vaccinations, and quarantine, if required, are not included in the program cost.

Application Deadline

February 25, 2022

Travel Arrangements

Students must make travel arrangements to and from Madrid independently. The program fee DOES NOT include group flight arrangements.