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Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Outgoing Exchange, Semester / Year Abroad
What Financial Aid Applies?:
All Current Aid, GI Bill
Language of Instruction: English, Spanish
Language Study Requirement:
Yes
Housing: Homestay
Prereq. Language Study:
2 semesters of college-level Spanish or equivalent
Meal Plan: Plan Available, Stipend
Recommended for Chapman Majors:
Computer Science, Data Analytics, Economics, Education, English, History, Mathematics, Peace Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, PR & Advertising, Spanish, Strategic & Corporate Communication
Recommended for Chapman Minors:
Latinx & Latin American Studies, Leadership
Program Description:
Universidad Americana

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At least two years university-level Spanish required. Non-intensive Spanish for foreigners available if min. enrollment requirements met--included in ISEP benefits.
 

Academic Information
 

Chapman University maintains a record of the courses that previous Study Abroad students have taken, and the equivalent Chapman credit that was granted for each course. To view the course equivalencies for this program, click “View Sample” under Pre-Approved Courses at the top of this brochure page. Please note that this is not a comprehensive list of all courses available at the institution. You may view the entire course catalog for the Universidad Americana de Managua by visiting the ISEP website and clicking "Academics".  Students are encouraged to propose additional or revised equivalencies during the application process, which will be evaluated by the appropriate academic units on campus.

Credit and Grading Transfer 
 

Credits from the Universidad Americana de Managua will transfer as follows:

Credit at Universidad de Managua

Credit at Chapman

3 credits

3 credits

 

Students must enroll in the equivalent of 12-18 Chapman credits.

Grades will transfer according to the following scale:

Grade at Universidad de Managua

Grade at Chapman

90-100

A

80-89

B

70-79

C

0-69

F

All courses must be taken for a letter grade. Classes taken as ‘Pass/Fail’ will not be accepted, with the exception of internships. Internships must be approved by the Center for Global Education.