CIEE Liberal Arts Program in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil


Fall, Spring, Throughout the year


Fall 22 weeks: late June-mid-December; Spring 24 weeks: early January- late - June; Academic Year 53 weeks: late June - late June; Calendar Year 48 weeks: early January-mid-December

Degree Level

Bachelors Degree (Undergraduate)

Subject Areas

  • African Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Art/fine Arts
  • Business
  • Business Admin. & Management
  • Communications
  • Culture
  • Dance
  • Development Studies
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Film
  • Geography
  • History
  • Hospitality
  • Languages / Linguistics
  • Legal Studies
  • Literature
  • Marketing, Ad., & Pr
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science/politics
  • Portuguese
  • Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Theater, Drama, Dance
  • Theology
  • Visual Arts

Cost in US$:

Please check the CIEE website for current program pricing.

Program Fees Include:

The CIEE fee includes tuition, housing, all meals, optional on-site airport meet and greet, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, comprehensive student handbook, pre-departure advising, in-country documents, and a CIEE iNext travel card which provides insurance and other travel benefits.

Experience Required


  • Overall GPA 2.75
  • 4 semesters of college-level Spanish and/or 2 semesters of college-level Portuguese or equivalent

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Scholarships are Available

We have several scholarships that students can apply for. Contact CIEE for details.

Application Process Involves

  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcript
  • Written Application
  • Other