The largest Spanish-speaking country in the world, known locally as "The Land of the Six Continents" for its geographic and climatic diversity, Argentina has a long and fascinating history and is a major economic and political power in South America.
Students at the School in Argentina come in at the intermediate-advanced level of Spanish and are commited to developing their language skills. By adhering to the Middlebury Language Pledge®, they reap the benefits of linguistic immersion for the duration of their time studying abroad. By living and studying with Argentinians and involving themselves in the community through volunteer work, internships, and extracurricular activities, they have the chance to build authentic relationships and integrate fully into life in their host city.
In Buenos Aires, students take courses alongside their Argentine peers at one of three of Argentina's most respected universities: the Universidad Católica Argentina, the Universidad de Buenos Aires, and the Universidad Torcuato di Tella. These universities attract students from all over Latin America.
Students in Córdoba direct enroll alongside roughly 110,000 students at the Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, who make up about a tenth of the city's population. Available subject areas span the spectrum from the humanities to the social sciences to the natural sciences, and they host Schools specifically dedicated to Psychology, Architecture, Science, Health, and foreign languages.