Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS)
Instruction consists of lectures, seminars, tutorials, language study and research.. Courses are taught primarily in Spanish. Internships arranged. On-site orientation and fieldtrips are included.
- Reviewed by: Faculty: Cindy Forster Staff: Neva Barker
- Fields of study: Internships, public health, women's issues, sociology, development studies
- Eligibility: 9.0 cumulative GPA; two years college-level Spanish (through Spanish 44); 3-5 courses in major.
- Number of program participants: 25
Students live in private homes. Meals are taken with the host family and Scripps provides a stipend for lunches.
- Fall: Early September to early December
- Spring: Late January to early May
- Visa Information: After acceptance, ICADS will provide you with specifics about the visa requirements.
- Budget Planning: For budget planning purposes, click here to view the current cost of living comparison between San Jose and Los Angeles.
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