Health & Medical Sciences

About this Program

Pursue coursework in health communication, bioethics, and human biology while advancing your studies of the Spanish language in this fall semester program. All courses are instructed by Universidad de Salamanca faculty and are held with international students, the majority of whom are North American. Health and science courses are instructed primarily in English with some options in Spanish. You may opt to take a combination of courses from the Health & Medical Sciences program and courses from the ISA Salamanca Business, Cultural Studies & Spanish program. Students who select this option must take at least two courses from the Health & Medical Sciences program.


  • Housing is included
    • Dorm
    • Homestay

Program Dates

  • Fall Semester: late September to mid-December

Application Steps

  1. Complete Module I of Global Engagement with Education Abroad Canvas course, including Education Abroad 101 and attending a Planning Meeting with your Education Advisor.
  2. Complete the SU-Sponsored/SU-Exchange Program Application in Module II of the Canvas course by February 1 for selected program.

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The following are scholarships that are associated with this particular program. Scholarship application dates can vary, please check accordingly.


  • Credit Range: 180-225
  • Credit System: Contact Hours
  • Credit Conversion Rate: 10 Contact Hours = 1 SU Quarter Credit
  • Quarter Range: 18-22.5
  • Credit Per Course: 45
  • Average Courseload: 5