Study Abroad & Intern inBuenos Aires

ARGENTINA

Make Buenos Aires Your Classroom

Discover and grow in this colorful and vibrant city. Studying Abroad in Buenos Aires offers something just for you — watch Tango dancers in the streets, enhance your Spanish-language skills, and much more! Fall in love with the energy and passion of this city and let it inspire you to try new things in this part of the world.

The CAPA Buenos Aires Center is hosted at Universidad Austral, a private university located in Barrio Norte.

Buenos Aires Fun Facts:

  • Locals are called Porteños
  • The Casa Rosada is really pink
  • Legalized same-sex marriage in 2010
  • Known as the Paris of South America
  • Largest Japanese garden outside Japan
  • Immigrants from Europe and Latin America
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I realized that I was truly a citizen of the world while living in Argentina. I felt very integrated throughout my trip. I had the chance to give back to the community and volunteer. This was the most impactful part of my experience.

Delonte Eguwatu

Morehouse College

The CAPA Buenos Aires Study Abroad Experience

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Experience

Explore the diversity of cosmopolitan Buenos Aires with our My Global City events: Learn to Tango, take a boat ride in Tigre Delta or visit Teatro Colón.

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Live

Live like a Porteño and stay in a homestay, where breakfast and dinner are provided daily. Homestays are located within commuting distance of the CAPA Center. Plus, CAPA offers students Health & Wellness support.

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Learn

Choose from a range of program options in Spring, Fall, and Summer with courses offered in English covering a broad range of majors. Semester students with a high-level of Spanish proficiency may also take select courses offered by Austral University taught in Spanish.

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Intern

During your internship you'll acquire real-world professional skills. This is a great way to enhance your classroom experience and your resume!

Program Inclusions

  • TuitionFor semester term earn 12-18 credits, for summer term earn 3-6 credits; (for both: courses are 3 credits unless otherwise noted; internships are 3-6 credits). Credits are issued by State University of New York (SUNY) Oswego.
  • HousingYou’ll live in a homestay within commuting distance of the CAPA Buenos Aires Center.
  • Student ActivitiesSocial events including an arrival reception, mid-term dinner and a farewell ceremony.
  • Internship & VolunteerEarn 3 or 6 credits with an optional part-time internship placement. You can opt for an internship placement that is in English or Spanish. You must have at least four semesters of Spanish to participate in a Spanish-language placement. Volunteer opportunities are also available.
  • My Global CityThis program offers a variety of immersive social experiences throughout your program such as participating in Fiesta de Mataderos, an authentic Gaucho (cowboy) fair, or exploring the city’s museums, theaters, and galleries at night during La Noche de los Museos festival.
  • ExcursionA full-day excursion to an estancia (Argentine cattle ranch), a Tango show and lesson, and a city bus tour of Buenos Aires.
  • 24/7 Emergency SupportWe maintain a comprehensive health and safety plan to ensure you have a safe and productive learning experience.
  • InsuranceAs a student in our program, you’ll receive our medical, travel, and accident insurance.
  • SupportOur team is available throughout your program to assist and support you 24/7 with any urgent situations.
and so much more

Choose Your Term

CAPA's Buenos Aires Center

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  • Cerrito 1250, C1010AAZ CABA
  • Buenos Aires,
  • Argentina

CAPA's Buenos Aires Center

Mariela Diaz

CAPA Buenos Aires Resident Director

Buenos Aires is a vibrant, energetic and cosmopolitan urban environment. Nearly 14 million people live in the city and its surrounding suburbs! It is truly a global city. This cosmopolitan city is regarded by many as "the Paris of South America" because it has such a great selection of high quality museums, galleries, theaters, and film festivals, and because it's European flair. The City of Buenos Aires is also well recognized as the best city for students in Latin America and has been also placed as the best city in Latin America to live. Buenos Aires is also, at times, crowded, fast-paced, and loud. This is the big city lifestyle. In your study abroad experience in Buenos Aires, you will have the chance to open your mind to new people, new ideas, and new cultures and I’m happy to accompany you in your experience and make you feel like a porteño, native of Buenos Aires! ¡Hasta pronto!

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