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Foreign Language Interpreting Certificate

Foreign Language - Study Abroad

Experience Antigua, Guatemala and earn MCC credit

May 20 - June 2, 2022
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The Ixchel Language School and MCC offer a comprehensive, customized Spanish language program in Antigua, Guatemala including private immersion Spanish classes, family homestay, weekend tours, extracurricular activities and opportunities for volunteer work or to specialize language study (medical Spanish, Spanish for business).

Intensive Spanish Language Classes

MCC students will spend a total of 32 hours in the classroom taking Spanish classes taught by local Guatemalan instructors.

Cultural Activities & Excursions

MCC Study Abroad
Photo Credit: Ixchel Spanish School
To enhance the cultural experience in Antigua, there will be additional activities such as a cooking class, dance class, city tour and excursions to other destinations.

Homestay Information

Students will live with a host family who will provide daily breakfast, lunch and dinner most days.The homestay is a key part of the immersion experience as it allows students to practice language in everyday interactions

Program Inclusions

  • Full-time accompaniment of two full-time MCC faculty
  • Flight
  • Travel insurance
  • Classes
  • Lodging and most meals (Sundays excluded)
  • Some activities/outings

Program Cost: $1,700

NOTE: This is based on current airfare prices and is subject to change. There is an additional tuition cost for the 3 credits earned by successful completion of trip, in country classes and activities, as well as pre and post travel assignments.

  • Deposit of $1,000 due February 12, 2022
  • Remaining payment due April 18, 2022
  • Payment plans and some scholarships are available
  • The tuition fees for three credits will be billed separately