Global Diversity General Education Requirement

Participation in programs listed with a (G) designation below will automatically fulfill the Global Diversity general education requirement.  Students participating in a program that does not have a (G) designation below can use the regular petition process to have a particular course taken in their program to fulfill the Global Diversity requirement.  Students who wish to have their off-campus programs work applied toward general education requirements in a particular way should petition the Faculty Subcommittee on Administration with support from the relevant academic department before participation in the program.

Quito Ecuador (G)

Ecuador -

Tags: Latin American Studies Spanish Global Studies

IES Quito offers the opportunity for students to explore and study Spanish in an Andean location. Students in the Area Studies and Language track pursue Spanish language study, Spanish-taught IES elective courses, and have the option of integrating study at a local partner university. Students with advanced language skills can take part in the Direct Enrollment track where students take their full course load in the local university. Students may also pursue internships. Students are placed in a home stay to facilitate language development and cultural immersion. Note: Lawrence is not affiliated with the Galapagos program.

Satisfies Requirement(s):
Diversity-Global GER (01cr)

Minimum of Spanish 202 or equivalent. For Direct Enrollment track of the program, students will need to have completed two to three classes beyond Spanish 202.

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Important Details

Duration and Application Information:
Offering Duration: Year, Semester

Direct admission is available for this program.

Language(s) of Coursework:
Primary: Spanish