Summer in Barcelona -
Business & Creative Industries

New Offerings
Gap Year Friendly

Allow Barcelona's creativity to fuel yours

Expect your creative juices to flow fully on this program! Between its avant-garde nature, social street life, cutting-edge companies, and innovative start-ups, Barcelona naturally sparks creativity. The unique academic focus of this program will have you learning about entrepreneurship and marketing, as well as delving into the design and communication skills necessary to succeed in today's creative industries. You'll receive personalized attention and support in a small and creativity-inspiring urban campus setting. And when you need a brain break, Barcelona's beaches will beckon!

What to Expect

Average Courseload:
2-3 Courses (6-12 US credits)
GPA Requirement:
Visa Requirement:
NONE Required!


Unique course offerings focused on innovation, digital art, and design
Small and attentive campus setting, with passionate instructors
Barcelona provides the perfect inspiration for all creative endeavors
Spanish language, literature, and culture courses available
Superb housing that combines comfort and community in a prime location

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Dates & Prices

Additional Information:

Program Deposit

There is a non-refundable program confirmation deposit of $500. This deposit will be deducted from the total cost of the program. Paying the deposit secures your spot on the program.

Price Range

Lower price: Up to 8 credits
Higher price: 9 to 12 credits


All list prices are for shared (double occupancy) bedrooms. A supplemental fee applies to a single occupancy bedroom in any of the housing options (when available).

Single occupancy supplement: $900

As with all study abroad programs, you should count on a few additional expenses.

CIS Abroad reserves the right to alter fees at any time due to currency fluctuations and/or fee changes made by our partner universities.


Please WAIT to book flights until you have received confirmed dates in your acceptance paperwork. Dates posted here are subject to change.

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