*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.
- Good academic and disciplinary standing
- Minimum GPA of 3.0
- Language Prerequisites: Completion of Advanced Spanish II
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. As a GU student, you will attend the Monterrey
, and Querétaro
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.
- 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.
You are required to enroll in a full courseload and complete all exams and assignments associated with the course regardless of the credit you 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
You should not take more than 1 International Division course. If you complete this courseload you will 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
You are required to live in program housing.
You 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)
We are committed to making study abroad accessible to all interested and eligible students. We hope 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, we are 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 your OGE advisor 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