This program is a collaboration of SUNY Geneseo's Department of Languages and Literatures, Geneseo's School of Education and UNC's Facultad de Lenguas. The curriculum includes courses offered in Spanish at both Geneseo and UNC, and Education courses in English, and has elective options and separate options for final experience.
The Universidad Nacional de Córdoba (UNC) is one of the first established universities in the Americas and Argentina's oldest. Founded in the 1600s, the university's administrative buildings are located in the Manzana de las Luces (Block of Lights), a UNESCO World Heritage site.
This historical city is Argentina's second largest, and the urban and cultural heart of the country's central region. Córdoba is situated in a valley surrounded by sierras and experiences a mild temperature year-round. The city is a blend of Spanish colonial and modern architecture, accented with pedestrian promenades, rivers, streams, and green areas like Sarmiento Park. Public transportation is accessible and economical.
There are two options for completing the required culminating experience:
The standard, most expedient option:
End of January:
The Master's thesis is an option recommended only to students whose performance in the program substantiates their ability to complete the thesis in an expedient and efficient manner. Only pre-approved thesis proposals endorsed by the Department will be approved. The thesis will take shape as part of a distance-learning, directed study course under the guidance of a Geneseo faculty:
The costs below are only for the GENESEO IN ARGENTINA and the GENESEO AND ARGENTINA DUAL components of the program. The costs are per semester. For the Geneseo component of the program, please refer to the Graduate Tution and Fees information on the Student Accounts website: http://www.geneseo.edu/student_accounts/tuition_fees. All costs are subject to change.
Please note: tuition for the program is payable to the Student Accounts Office and can be paid online. All other payments in the table below are made to the Study Abroad Office.
|Payment||Payment To||Amount||Description||Due in Full||Checks Payable To||Credit Card/Online Payment|
|Tuition and College Fee||Student Accounts Office|
$4697.50 NYS Residents; $8352.50 Out-of-State Residents
|Full-time graduate tuition.||Upon Billing||'SUNY Geneseo'||Yes|
|Program Fee||Study Abroad Office||$500.00||Administrative Fee.||Semester prior to departure||'CAS International Programs'||No|
|Health Insurance||Study Abroad Office||$477.00||SUNY international medical and repatriation insurance. Required for all students on SUNY overseas programs.||Semester prior to departure||'CAS International Programs'||No|
Total Payable to SUNY Geneseo: $5674.50 NYS Residents; $9,329.50 Out-of-State Residents
All payments to the SUNY Geneseo Study Abroad Office should be made out 'CAS International Programs' and sent to the address below:
SUNY Geneseo College
Study Abroad Office
Erwin Hall 106
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
*All costs are subject to change without notice due to factors beyond the control of SUNY Geneseo, including changes in exchange rates and international airfares.
The costs listed in the table below are payable to "others". All costs are estimates.
|Visa Fees||$231||More information about the visa application process will be provided before your departure.|
|Airfare||$1600||Purchase as soon as possible for best price.|
|Ground Transportation||$120||Between airport and host family's home, both upon arrival and departure.|
|Room and Board||$2000||Room with a host family (required) and three meals per day.|
|Personal Expenses||$100 per week||Estimate for comfortable living in Argentina. May want to budget more fo independent travel. Personal expenses are subject to exchange rates.|