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CISabroad Semester in Lima
Lima, Peru (Outgoing Program)
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|Program Sponsor:||Center for International Studies|
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|Areas of Study:||African Studies, Anthropology, Arab Studies, Arabic, Art, Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Botany, Business, Business: Fashion and Textiles, Chinese Culture and Cuisine, Communication, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Counseling, Criminal Justice, Culture, Destination Marketing, Earth Science, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Economics, Education, Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Forestry, French, Gender Studies, Geography, German, Government, Health and Human Services, Health Sciences, Health Services Administration, History, Honors, Hospitality, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Human Rights, Independent Studies, Information Technology, Interdisciplinary Studies, International Relations, International Studies, Internships, Italian, Japanese, Latin American Studies, Legal Studies, Liberal Arts, Literature, Management, Marine Biology, Marketing, Mathematics, McNair, Minority Studies, Multi-Discipline, Nursing, Peace and Conflict Studies, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Pre-Health, Psychology, Public Administration, Religion/Theology, Social Policy, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish, Statistics, Theater, Tourism, Visual Arts, Women's Studies, Zoology||Housing Options:||Apartment, Homestay|
|Language of Instruction:||English, Spanish|
There’s a little bit of everything in Lima. You will find stunning ocean views, colonial-era buildings, a fun local spirit, delicious food, and more colorful, inexpensive souvenirs than you can imagine—not to mention a phenomenal university.
- Study Spanish in a vibrant metropolitan setting: Spanish-language courses at all levels
- Students from around the world
- Classes in diverse subjects taught in English and Spanish
- Superb university
- Strong on-site support from the University staff
- Impressive colonial center with beautiful architecture and plazas
- The ocean is easily accessible
- Incredible museums of Peru’s colorful history as well as awesome modern art
- Jungle, mountains, and beaches galore
- Gourmet cuisine at all price ranges
- Tons of Incan and other pre-Hispanic ruins throughout the city
- Colorful indigenous and religious festivals
- Optional excursion to ancient Machu Picchu
On Semester in Lima, you’ll be studying at Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola. The University’s vision represents the academic experience you will have: it aims to be a leader in producing professionals with a high-level of quality and ethics according to national and international standards. The University offers numerous courses taught in both English and Spanish, so you’ll be able to find courses within your major as well as improve your Spanish-language ability.
Courses are available in Agro-Industrial Engineering and Agribusiness, Architecture and Urban Planning, Art and Design, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Communications, Economics, Finance, Gastronomy and Restaurant Management, Hospitality Management, Industrial and Commercial Engineering, International Business, Information Systems Engineering, Law, Marketing, Psychology, Real Estate Development, and Tourism Management, among others.
Many students choose to spend their time on the USIL campus, either studying or participating in the academic, cultural, and sports events organized by the University. We strongly encourage you to get involved on campus! The University Sports Department organizes, develops, and supervises sports and recreational activities campuswide. The University organizes the Inter-School Games, an annual event that brings together students from all departments.