As a BCA Barcelona student, based on your language level you will enroll in courses either directly at the Universitat de Barcelona with Spanish students or in BCA Barcelona courses specifically for BCA students. Depending on your major, language level, semester and interests you may take courses from one or more of the following categories:


  • Arts & Humanities: Art History, Design, History, Literature
  • Business & Communications: Business Administration & Management, Economics
  • Pre-Professional Studies: Education, Food Science, Pharmacy, Social Work, Tourism
  • Sciences: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics
  • Social Sciences: Anthropology, Psychology, Sociology, Archaeology
  • World Languages: Spanish


Four semesters of college-level Spanish (or equivalent) is required to participate in this program.


All BCA students enroll in the three-week, pre-semester BCA Signature Course (Topics on Spanish Grammar and Culture/3 credits). View the Course Description and Syllabus.