CIEE Business Program & Tourism Program
If you want to study Spanish while developing your management skills for future leadership in business, tourism or hospitality, there’s no setting better than Palma.
Drawing 80% of its local GDP from the tourism service sector, Palma de Mallorca is the ideal laboratory for students interested in business, hospitality, and recreation management. Enrolling directly with local Spanish students in a variety of specially designed, English-taught classes, you’ll develop critical management skills, industry vocabulary, and global perspective. And with an emphasis on practical experience, study abroad in Palma provides you with various company visits, field study activities, and internship opportunities that give you insight into business and professional tourism in a foreign environment.
Whether you’re a beginner or more advanced level Spanish speaker, study abroad in Palma offers language learning courses that suit your abilities and introduce vocabulary relevant to business, tourism, and hospitality. You’ll also have your choice of CIEE electives in subjects including international marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation, sustainable tourism, international meeting and event planning, international tourism, and contemporary Spanish politics and society.
Relevant Academic Disciplines
Recommended: 2 Semesters of Spanish, however no language is required.
Students with 5 semesters of Spanish or more or the equivalent should enroll in the Liberal Arts program offered in Spanish.
Language Skill: None