Immerse yourself in Spanish culture while exploring Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia, and Malaga—the later is home to EF’s sunny beachside campus, where you’ll complete three weeks of expertly-led language classes. On your days off, take a group trip to Seville, the largest city in southern Spain, then enjoy a free weekend to plan your own adventure.
Upcoming travel dates:
Spring 2023: Apr. 19 – May 17
Engage with Spanish language and culture as you build life-long bonds with your cohort, communicate more clearly, and make meaningful connections abroad.
Foster cultural understanding through guided and independent exploration of multiple cities and regions in Spain.
Embrace your newfound independence living in a student residence with your peers; experience immersive language learning as you live internationally.
Become your best self—gain confidence, maturity, and perspective from navigating new settings and spaces abroad.
Malaga 13 days
Begin your Spanish language immersion experience as you settle into beautiful Malaga. Take a language placement test and begin your courses at the city's EF campus; settle into your accommodations with your new friends. Get a feel for the geography of Malaga, try their public transit, and visit the beach!
Keep attending your courses at the EF Campus as you become more comfortable with the language and culture of Spain. Spend your free time exploring your new city, getting to know your cohort and Malaga on a deeper level.
Malaga 6 Days
Make the most of your last week in your Language Study module as you wrap up your courses and celebrate with your new friends and connections! Use your language skills to make sure you check off all the last items on your bucket list in your host city before enjoying a final celebratory dinner with your cohort.
Taking a gap year is not an alternative to college; it’s about preparing yourself to make the most of college—and, in many ways, the rest of your life. Our innovative experiential learning model helps students discover their goals while equipping them with the confidence and skills to get there.
Tuition for this 4-week program is $6,950, and payment plans are available. Tuition includes:
Our Gap Year Consultants are ready to answer any questions you and your family may have, then they’ll work with you to plan an experience that expands your horizons and meets your goals.