Language of Instruction


Language Pre-Requisite

Completion of four semesters of college-level Spanish (or equivalent) is required.

Host University:

Universidad Veracuzana

GPA Requirement


Required Course

Good for Majors

  • Arts & Humanities: History, Music, Philosophy, Visual Arts
  • Business & Communications: Accounting, Economics, International Business Management
  • Spanish Language
  • Pre-Professional Studies: Tourism Management
  • Sciences: Biology, Computer Science, Engineering
  • Social Sciences: Anthropology, Archaeology, Psychology, Sociology


Host families

Resident Director

Dr. Rob Kruger


  • Three-day orientation to Mexico and the BCA program
  • Two weeks of intensive language and cultural instruction in Cuernavaca


Any student staying in Mexico for more than 180 days at a time must apply for a visa prior to leaving for Mexico. BCA provides guidance on this process and students should reference this information on their BCA online account as soon as they are accepted.