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API at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito in Ecuador


Fall, Spring, Academic Year

Minimum Education

High School

Subject Areas

  • Anthropology
  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Government
  • International Relations
  • Marketing, Advertising, & Pr
  • Nutrition
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Science

Cost in US$:

Visit the API website

Program Fees Include:

Pre-Departure Services
Advising, @api Online Resources, Orientation Materials and Support, Mobile Phone, Peer Mentors, Social Networking, and Scholarships.
On-site Services
Airport Reception, Resident Director, API Center, On-Site Orientation, Housing (Including Meals and Laundry with Some Options), Tuition, Tutoring, Language and Culture Tools, Medical and Life Insurance, Excursions (Overnight, Day and International in some locations), Social and Cultural Activities, Welcome and Farewell Group Meals, and Volunteer Opportunities.
Re-entry Services
Re-Entry Materials and Support, Post-Program Evaluation, Transcript, Alumni-Network, and Development Opportunities.

Experience Required


This Program is open to

American and Canadian Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work


Scholarships are Available

Visit the API website for more information on scholarships

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application
  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcript

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network