Summer Medical Spanish Program
The Medical Spanish is an enrichment program that provides academic advancement and career knowledge for students interested in medicine. By combining in-class practice, specialized vocabulary with medical terminology and homework plus patient interviews in local clinics with real patients. We know how to integrate language and cultural fluency right into the learning experience–and turn it into a monumental advantage.
Advancement and knowledge for students
Effectively communicate with Spanish-speaking patients
Learn concepts and medical vocabulary
40 hours of conversation combined with grammar sections
Summer Courses in June or July
Medical Spanish Classes in Mexico
Certificate of completion
Calendar and Requirements Summer 2020
June 8 – July 03 or July 06 – July 31
- Copy of Transcript with Spanish 101 or equivalent
- Resume with clinical background in the medical field if applicable (May be sent via email)
Due 10 days before course start
- Flight Information
- Copy of Current Valid Passport
- Travelers insurance for the month that you are in Guadalajara
Register at the MSC portal, you’ll receive an email with login instructions.
Fees and Financial Responsibilities
Application fee $75 USD (nonrefundable) * (Applied towards cost of the Medical Spanish Program)
You will not be guaranteed a spot in the course until balance is paid in full. Balance will be due 1 month before your class begins.
The cost of the Medical Spanish Program summer course: $ 1,500 USD
Housing (Optional): $ 500 USD *(Must be paid on arrival to Guadalajara with your Host Family)
- Room and board with a local host family.
- 2 meals daily. Monday through Saturday. On the weekends, you’re on your own. Go out and explore. Take in the sites and the delicious local fare.
Included in the cost:
- Certificate of completion.
- Transportation to clinical sites.
5 business days before first day of classes 100% – $100
1 day of class to 5th calendar day 50% – $100
After 5th day of classes 0
For those who attend class and requesting a refund, a letter stating reason for withdrawal and refund request will need to be submitted. No credit or certificate will issued for those attending less than 20 classes. Dropped students are not eligible to receive refunds.
Students should wear all white clothing.
Register for Medical Spanish Classes
Courses fill up fast. We recommend you submit your registration form and deposit as soon as possible.
Manage your registration through your MSC portal: