The 5 Most Affordable Study Abroad Programs in Latin America

By Maddie Townsend, Program Manager for Peru, Brazil and Dominican Republic Wanting to spend a full semester abroad, but don’t want to break the bank? Check out these 5 cost-effective programs. 1) Brazil At just $7,950, the ISA Florianópolis fall program is the most … Continue reading The 5 Most Affordable Study Abroad Programs in Latin America

9 Myths about Studying Abroad in Latin America, Debunked!

Myth 1: Studying abroad is too expensive Fact: Many students believe that studying abroad will cost them an arm and a leg, but with research and motivation, you will find a program that doesn’t break the bank. Latin America is a low cost destination to study if you are on a tight budget and according to the Travel’s South & Central American Backpacker Index for 2014, Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru, Panama and Costa Rica are ranked the top five cheapest countries in Latin America. Students can use Financial Aid and outside scholarships to help pay for their study abroad experience with … Continue reading 9 Myths about Studying Abroad in Latin America, Debunked!

ISA Announces New Master’s Degree Programs in Paris

ISA is pleased to announce the launch of our newest ISA Master’s Degree program in Paris, France. Beginning Fall 2014, ISA will offer several programs in partnership with the prestigious IÉSEG School of Management, one of the top business schools in France. Available programs include: Master’s in International Business Administration (MBA) International MBA Master’s Degrees in Business & Accounting MSc in International Business (MIB) MSc in Business Analysis and Consulting MSc in Accounting Master’s Degrees in Fashion Management & Finance MSc in Fashion Management MSc in Finance IÉSEG is one of the top Business Schools in France, ranked 24th in … Continue reading ISA Announces New Master’s Degree Programs in Paris

Why Agricultural and Environmental Science Majors Should Study in Argentina this Summer

Maddi Reising is ISA’s Site Specialist for Argentina, Brazil, and Dominican Republic. Argentina is well known for its geographic and cultural diversity. It is comprised of seven geographical zones from the mountainous Northwest region, to the fertile Pampas, and Patagonia in the South. This biodiversity has led to a robust and thriving food production industry which places Argentina as one of most important agricultural producers in the world. They are among the top exporters of products such as beef, grapes, citrus fruits, wheat and yerba mate. From this, Argentina is renowned for its world class steak, celebrated wine, and its … Continue reading Why Agricultural and Environmental Science Majors Should Study in Argentina this Summer

ISA Announces New Academic Partnerships in Milan and Buenos Aires

ISA is pleased to announce new academic partnerships with the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Cattolica) in Milan and Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (UADE) in Buenos Aires. Milan, Italy The Milan program will be available to students beginning Fall 2014, and will complement ISA’s long-standing options in Florence and Rome. With 41,000 students on four campuses, the Cattolica is Italy’s premier private university and the largest Catholic university in the world. Originally an 8th century monastery, the Milan campus has 25,000 students, including 2,500 international students, and offers degrees in both Italian and English in 12 different faculties. “I … Continue reading ISA Announces New Academic Partnerships in Milan and Buenos Aires

15 Surprisingly Budget-Friendly Sites for Your Custom Program

ISA’s Custom Programs division is celebrating its 15th year in service to U.S. universities for their faculty-led and partnerships study abroad programming. Join us for this series of 15 things as you imagine, develop, and implement your own custom programs abroad. 1. Barranquilla, Colombia Every Sunday, spend the day with friends and locals by participating in Ciclovía: five hours when city streets nationwide are closed to cars but open to bicyclists, pedestrians, and joggers nationwide. 2. Belfast, Northern Ireland As a host to many literary and film festivals and events, take the road less traveled by most tourists to Belfast, … Continue reading 15 Surprisingly Budget-Friendly Sites for Your Custom Program