The University of Virginia is a public research university, located in in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. Its Hispanic Studies in Valencia, Spain program is aimed at students wishing to expand their knowledge in the Spanish and Latin American culture and languages. The program has been created by the University of Virginia, which also ensures the quality of the courses offered. All grades, transcripts, credits etc. earned in the UVA Hispanic Studies Program are accredited by the University of Virginia and forwarded to any other American institution of higher learning. Except for... See full description.
Semester at Sea is a study abroad program, and the only one of its kind in the world. It was created in 1963, since when the non-profit Institute for Shipboard Education has launched 100 Semester at Sea voyages, and educated more than 50,000 students from 1,500 institutions. The main idea of the program is that undergraduates, lifelong learners, faculty and lecturers live and learn together, travelling on a ship, which acts as their campus. These voyages are organized each fall and spring semesters, whilst credit earned is fully transferable by the University of Virginia. Program... See full description.