Lafayette College is affiliated with some of the top international education programs in the country.

Latin American & Caribbean Studies-Study AbroadMany of these semester and yearlong programs offer internships enabling students to acquire work experience in an array of fields. Students minoring in Latin American and Caribbean studies are strongly encouraged to study abroad for at least one semester in a related region of the world. The LACS-related programs can take you to Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico, and Panama.

Learn about Lafayette’s faculty-led program in Costa Rica

Argentina

CITY PROGRAM LANGUAGE of
INSTRUCTION
INTERNSHIPS
OFFERED?
APPLICATION
Buenos Aires IFSA/Butler Spanish No online
Córdoba CCCS Spanish Yes online
Buenos Aires: Regional Development or
Buenos Aires: Human Rights
SIT Spanish No online
online
Buenos Aires IES Spanish Yes online

Chile

CITY PROGRAM LANGUAGE of
INSTRUCTION
INTERNSHIPS
OFFERED?
APPLICATION
Santiago or
Valparaíso
IFSA/Butler Spanish No online
Santiago IES Spanish Yes online
Santiago or
Valparaíso
SIT Spanish No online
online

Costa Rica

CITY PROGRAM LANGUAGE of
INSTRUCTION
INTERNSHIPS
OFFERED?
APPLICATION
San José or
Heredia
IFSA/Butler Spanish No online
Las Cruces & La Selva Duke University/Org for Tropical Studies English and Spanish No online
Atenas School for Field Studies English No online

Ecuador

CITY PROGRAM LANGUAGE of
INSTRUCTION
INTERNSHIPS
OFFERED?
APPLICATION
Quito: Liberal Arts Boston University Spanish No online
Quito: Tropical Ecology Boston University English No online
Quito: Area Studies IES Spanish Yes online
Quito: Ecology or
Quito: Culture
SIT English
Spanish
No online
online

Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua

CITY PROGRAM LANGUAGE of
INSTRUCTION
INTERNSHIPS
OFFERED?
APPLICATION
Quetzaltenango, San Salvador, Managua CGE Augsburg Spanish and English No print

Mexico

CITY PROGRAM LANGUAGE of
INSTRUCTION
INTERNSHIPS
OFFERED?
APPLICATION
Cuernavaca CGE Augsburg English and Spanish Yes print
Mérida IFSA/Butler Spanish No online
Oaxaca SIT Spanish No online

Nicaragua

CITY PROGRAM LANGUAGE of
INSTRUCTION
INTERNSHIPS
OFFERED?
APPLICATION
Managua SIT Spanish No online

Panama

CITY PROGRAM LANGUAGE of
INSTRUCTION
INTERNSHIPS
OFFERED?
APPLICATION
Panama City: Travel SIT Spanish and English No online

Visit the study abroad website