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Universidad Católica de Argentina

Argentina
Buenos Aires
Universidad Católica de Argentina
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Dates, Deadlines, and Costs
Term App Deadline Start Date End Date Cost
Calendar Year Oct 15 Early Feb Mid December Budget
Spring Oct 15 Early Feb Early July Budget
Fall May 15 Late July Mid December Budget
Program Information
  • GPA
  • 2.75
  • Language of Instruction
  • Spanish
  • Foreign Language Requirement
  • Yes
  • Class Eligibility
  • Program Open To
  • UA Students
  • Credit Type
  • Transfer Credit
  • Level of Study
  • Housing Options
  • Apartment, Homestay
  • Program Type
  • Direct Enroll
Program Overview

The Universidad Católica de Argentina (UCA) is located in the largest city of Argentina, Buenos Aires. It has pioneered in many fields, and has become one of the most prestigious Argentine universities attracting leading scholars from varied academic disciplines to its faculty. The university offers a diverse array of courses to its 12,000 students in over 20 subject areas.

Academics

The Universidad Católica de Argentina (UCA) is located in the largest city in Argentina, Buenos Aires. It has pioneered in many fields, and has become one of the most prestigious Argentine universities attracting leading scholars from varied academic disciplines to its faculty. The university offers a diverse array of courses to its 12,000 students in over 20 subject areas.

Coursework is evaluated as transfer credits for inclusion towards your total degree unit requirements; your exchange coursework grades do not affect your UA grade point average. Please see the links below for course listings:

UCA general course information and catalog

Location

The capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires, is located on the southern shore of the Rio de Plata. The city is an industrial and financial hub of Argentina with some of the busiest sea ports in the world. It has the nickname, “Paris of South America” due to the heavy European influences. The city has an impressive night life and the country has fascinating places to explore during the day, Iguazú Falls, The Andes, Patagonia, and Córdoba to name a few.

The climate is of Buenos Aires is considered humid subtropical. The peak of winter is in July while the hot summer months include December, January and February. Rain can be expected any time during the year.

Housing

The International Office will aid students in finding a place to live during their stay. No on-campus housing is provided, but students may pick from homestays, student residences or apartments. Living in Buenos Aires is comparable to the cost of living in Tucson.
 

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