Career building opportunity on a Mediterranean Island

Where better to learn about the business of tourism than the birthplace of some of the largest, most visible tour operators and hotel chains in the world? Intern abroad on the beautiful Balearic Island of Mallorca in the Mediterranean, which hosts over 9 million tourists each year – those on budget and those on very high-end vacations and everything in between.

We have created this unique internship in partnership with the Escola d'Hoteleria de les Illes Balears (EHIB), located in the island’s capital, Palma. This program is designed to help you develop skills in and knowledge of this dynamic professional sector through diverse learning experiences both inside and outside of the classroom. Choose from two tracks, depending on your level of Spanish.

Track 1: Arcadia customized program taught through English

  • Three hospitality/tourism courses ranging from business communication and culture to event planning to food and beverage operations management which includes visits to hotels and wineries.
  • Spanish language course tailored to the industry (beginner/intermediate levels)
  • Internship course (with capstone project) which includes a placement within the industry – hotels, tourism agencies, brokers and tour operators.

Track 2: Direct enroll program

  • If you have completed at least four semesters of college-level Spanish then this track is open to you
  • Classes taught in Spanish at EHIB.
  • Includes the internship course and a choice of three EHIB courses.
Fees & Scholarship Details
Term/Period Departure Date Return Credits Base Program Fee Application Deadline
Fall 2014 9/13/2014 12/19/2014 16 $13,400 4/20/2014 More Info

Program fees listed are base fees only. Please select MORE INFO for an estimate of additional expenses and any additional fees that may be incurred based on enrollment selections or housing placements. Dates and fees for future terms will be posted as they become available. Please see Program Calendar for detailed dates.

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As a participant on an Arcadia program, you are guaranteed accommodation. Our priority is to provide a safe, clean, cost-effective and convenient place for you to live, while offering you every opportunity to explore the local culture and community.


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