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Nursing in Madrid

Take Your Nursing Global this Fall! 

This program takes place over the Fall Semester and is open to sophomores only.

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Program Details:

Dates: Fall semester 2024

Eligibility: Only open to 3rd-semester UMass Amherst Nursing students

Cost: $TBD for a minimum of 10 students* 

Courses: Students can take N100, N202, A&P2 and other electives

Language of Instruction: English

* In addition, students are required to pay a $955 Education Abroad Fee to UMass. Note: Financial aid and most scholarships can be used for study abroad semester long programs

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Here’s What’s Included:

  • Academic credit 
  • Welcome and cultural orientation
  • Housing 
  • Access to Resident Directors 24/7
  • Medical & life insurance 
  • Excursions and local cultural activities
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Why Study Nursing in Madrid?

Destination Overview – Madrid

The energy of Madrid is in its street life and warm people. To study abroad in Madrid is to experience more than a classroom – it is to experience the history of Spain and its people. Study in the capital of Spain, known for its elaborate parks, incredible museums and monuments as well as a vibrant food culture.

Excursions included within the program fee*: 
  • Segovia
  • Salamanca
  • Toledo
  • Alcalá de Henares

*Excursions are subject to change. Visit apiabroad.com for the most up-to-date list of excursions.

See Madrid Through the Eyes of Former Students!

Program Info:

Please contact Dr. Ann Becker

Clinical Associate Professor/Public Health Director

Email: [email protected]

Application Info:

Please contact Christina Lorimer

Education Abroad Advisor

Email: [email protected]

Have Questions?

Reach out any time to connect with one of our program advisors!

I’m ready, let’s go!


API offers best-in-class programming, with student well-being a high priority.

Our mission is to create better global citizens through international experiential learning. API programs are developed to be transformative, career-boosting experiences that include:

  • Community involvement through optional volunteer programs with API Gives Back
  • Cultural awareness through relevant coursework and time spent in multicultural student groups
  • High-touch student support throughout the program 

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About API

Academic Programs International (API) was founded in 1997 and is dedicated to providing high-quality, affordable experiential learning programs. Their extensive pre-departure preparation, coupled with strong support services on-site, facilitates academic, cultural and linguistic learning. Within the supportive environment of the API programs, API participants are encouraged to explore their host communities and become increasingly independent and confident in their own abilities. They strive to make international educational experiences accessible to as many participants as possible, and, as such, works to provide multiple program components at a low program cost.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

API is committed to providing enriching international experiences to its participants. We believe in the importance of promoting acceptance, dignity, and respect among people of all backgrounds. No matter who you are or where you come from, API will support you during your journey abroad.

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