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  • Locations: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: SDSU applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Class Standing: 3-Junior, 4-Senior Language of Instruction: Spanish
Minimum GPA: 2.50 Field of Study: Accounting, Advertising, Art - Graphic Design, Art Studio, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Economics, Education, Environmental Sciences, Environmental Studies, Film and New Media, Finance, Foods and Nutrition, Health Science, Hospitality & Tourism Management, International Business, Journalism, Kinesiology, Marketing, Nursing, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Relations, Social Sciences, Sociology, Sustainability, Television
Housing Options: Apartment or Flat Credit Type: Resident Credit
Program Type: SDSU Exchange SDSU Office: 1-Study Abroad (ISC)
Program Description:

This exchange program will not be open for the spring 2019 or Calendar Year 2019 application cycles. 
To review alternate options, complete an Advising Application and see a study abroad advisor. 

University Profile
Universidad de Ciencias Empresariales y Sociales is a social sciences institution which opens its doors to those willing to share new experiences in other horizons, offering a range of options for their academic, cultural and social education. It is located in Buenos Aires, the capital city or Argentina and the second largest country in South America.  
Academic Notes
Courses can be found in the majors below:  
  • Business
  • Law and Political Science
  • Psychology and Social Science
  • Health Science
  • Communication Science
  • Economic Science
  • Education
For programs/syllabus, go to:  The user name is: univ, and the password is: Collaboration.

Fowler College of Business students: Refer to the course articulation provided for course equivalents.

Language Notes
Courses are taught mostly in Spanish and there are very few classes taught in English. To be successful in the program, students must have completed the equivalent of four semesters of college-level Spanish.  All applicants must meet the language prerequisites by the end of the semester prior to departure.

Heritage speakers of Spanish can have a Language Proficiency Recommendation Report completed by the Spanish department in the Aztecs Abroad application to verify language ability.

Program Dates
The general program dates are:
Spring semester (semester 1 in Argentina): March - July
Fall semester (semester 2 in Argentina): August - December

Hints for Researching Program and Available Courses
Go to the UCES University website to learn more about their academic departments and course offerings.

**Fowler College of Business students: Refer to the course articulation provided by your College for course equivalents.

Housing and Meals
UCES does not have any on-campus accommodations but they will provide you with information about finding off-campus housing or a host family after you are formally accepted.
Insurance Requirement
All SDSU students are required by the Chancellor's office to be enrolled in the CSU Foreign Traveler Insurance Program (CSU FTIP) for their program abroad. The insurance charge will appear on the student's account services billing. Students will receive more detailed instructions regarding insurance before departure. For more information on costs, refer to the website.

Passport and Visa
You must have a valid passport to participate on an exchange program. Your passport must be valid for the duration of the program and for at least 6 months past the program end date to be eligible to receive a student visa.

Please consult the Department of State and the Embassy of Argentina in DC website on entry/exit requirements for Argentina. If you hold a passport from a country other than the U.S., be sure to understand what you will need for entry pertaining to your citizenship at the time of participation.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 02/20/2019 03/15/2019 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2019-2020 02/20/2019 03/15/2019 TBA TBA
NOTE: NOTE: Start and End dates are estimates only. Final confirmation of start date (expected arrival) and end date (final exams) will be presented via the official acceptance letter from the host campus.
Spring 2020 09/20/2019 10/15/2019 TBA TBA