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  • Locations: Guadalajara, Mexico; Monterrey, Mexico; Queretaro, Mexico
  • Program Terms: Fall, Fall Back-Up, Full Year, Full Year Back-Up, Split Year Spring, SpltYr Spring BackUp, Spring, Spring Back-Up
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Minimum Cumulative GPA: 3.0 Language Prerequisite: Yes
Language(s): Spanish Type of Program: Business, Direct Matriculation
Non-GU Students May Apply: No Housing Options: Homestay, Student Residence
Level of Support: Medium (Moderate onsite support) Application Deadlines: February, September
OGE Advisor: Erin Pendle Engagement Opportunities: Student Organizations
Program Description:


Brochure Header TEC
Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores

Guadalajara, Monterrey, & Queretaro, Mexico




 

Eligibility

  • Good academic and disciplinary standing
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Language Prerequisites: Completion of Advanced Spanish II
*If you do not meet these eligibility requirements, please meet with the OGE Regional Advisor for this program early in the process to discuss your options.

About the Program

Tec de Monterrey, founded by a group of Mexican entrepreneurs in 1943, is a private university serving approximately 95,000 students in over 30 campuses around the country. It is a leading private Mexican institution known for its academic rigor, modern campuses, and state-of-the-art facilities. Georgetown students attend the Monterrey, Guadalajara, and Querétaro campuses.

Location

Monterrey, with a population of 3 million people, is Mexico's third largest city and one of the country's major industrial centers as well as a focal point for trade relations between Mexico and the US. Tec's campus in Monterrey is the oldest and largest one, serving over 17,000 students. With a population of 3.5 million, Guadalajara is the second largest city in Mexico. Although its economy is based in the technology industry, this city offers a pleasant suburban atmosphere and is considered a center for the arts and for Mexican culture. In its state-of-the-art campus in Guadalajara, Tec serves 8,000 students. Located in the heart of Mexico, Querétaro is a charming city of less than one million people rich in history and colonial architecture. Tec's modern campus in Querétaro serves 3,000 students.

Academic Calendar

  • Fall: early August to mid-December
  • Spring: early January to late May

Fields of Study

Language of instruction is Spanish.

Fields of study include: Business, Economics, International Studies, and Spanish

This list is not exhaustive. Please make an appointment to speak with the OGE Regional Advisor to further discuss available coursework on this program.

Courseload

Students are required to enroll in a full courseload and complete all exams and assignments associated with the course regardless of the credit they wish to receive on the program. Withdrawal from a course or failure to take/complete a final will be regarded as an unauthorized reduction in courseload and a violation of the academic policy.

A full courseload for this program is: five 3-credit university courses for a total of 15 credits

Students should not take more than 1 International Division course. Students who complete this courseload earn 15 GU credits and 5 course equivalents. All courses should be of an academic nature. Additional non-academic courses can be taken but will not be awarded GU credit.

The minimum passing grade for this program is: 70 out of 100
 

Students are required to live in program housing.

Students have two housing options:
  • On-campus dormitory rooms (meals taken at university cafeterias and snack bars or at variety of restaurants within walking distance of the campus)
  • Homestay (meals included)

Program Budget

Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores Program Budget 2017-2018

Scholarships

OGE advises students to research and pursue a wide range of funding opportunities. To find scholarships applicable to your program, browse the scholarships section of OGE’s website.

The Office of Global Education is committed to making study abroad accessible to all interested and eligible students. OGE hopes that students with accessibility needs will pursue study abroad opportunities and use the available support services on campus for assistance and advice when necessary.

With over 200 approved-programs, OGE is confident that you will find a program that fits your interests and goals. Programs offer varying degrees of academic and lifestyle support. Please make an appointment with the OGE advisor specializing in your geographic area of interest to discuss how to best support any special needs you might have on programs that may interest you.

To learn more about the resources for students on campus and also for advice on how to request accommodations overseas, please visit the Georgetown Academic Resource Center’s website. Additional support can be found on the Mobility International website.


Dates & Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 02/14/2018 03/03/2018 TBA TBA
Split Year Spring 2019 02/14/2018 03/03/2018 TBA TBA
Full Year 2018 02/14/2018 03/03/2018 TBA TBA