Full Brochure for the Málaga Summer Immersion Program

The five-week Málaga Summer Immersion program allows students to expand their linguistic ability and develop cultural awareness of the Hispanic world. While living in Málaga, students will also acquire an understanding of the history and culture of a Hispanic civilization. Program participants are required to abide by a language policy to speak only in Spanish for the duration of the program.  Students will take a Spanish culture class at the Universidad de Málaga (UMA) as well as practice lanuage and grammar with Universidad de Málaga faculty.

Semesters Offered


Academic Requirements

2.8 GPA and Spanish 116
Interviews in Spanish may be conducted at the discretion of the faculty coordinator at any time in order to review a candidate’s eligibility.

Academic Areas of Study


Application Deadline

February 1

Living Situation


Academic Credit

The Summer Immersion program is designated as Spanish 200. Students who successfully complete the program will earn one course credit (the equivalent of four semester hours). Students will receive a letter grade for the course.

Faculty Coordinator: Prof. Mark Aldrich (aldrich@dickinson.edu)