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Enrich the time between high school and college in a gap program, differentiate your resume with an internship, or get class credit while you study abroad. Along the way, you’ll attend prestigious universities, enjoy career-accelerating experiences, and immerse yourself in Argentina’s language, lifestyle and culture.


Experiencing Buenos Aires with API

Destination Overview

Argentina​ is a vast and diverse country, with stunning natural wonders, an elegant capital, ​passionate people and a rich and fascinating history. It is also one of the best travel bargains around! ​API offers an array of program options in Buenos Aires and Mendoza, ​with options available for those with no background in Spanish to native speakers. We invite you to come explore the bustling, cosmopolitan metropolis of Buenos Aires or the unique and active town of Mendoza (situated near the Andes mountains and world-renowned wineries). Along the way you’ll be supported by API’s local Resident Directors, who will assist you with anything you need and serve as your guides as you explore this incredible nation.

Meet Our Resident Directors in Latin America

Cities in Argentina with API Programs:

 Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires
Why Buenos Aires
  • Buenos Aires is the social, cultural & economic heart of Argentina
  • Museums, world-renowned theaters, tango dance centers
  • Stunning architecture
  • Vibrant and active nightlife
  • A diverse population that warmly welcomes people from all over the world
  • A city of distinct neighborhoods to explore, each with its own personality and culture
  • Endless opportunities to experience exceptional Argentine cuisine
  • Spanish-speaking and English-speaking internship placements available
Experience Mendoza with API
Why Mendoza
  • Located at the foothills of the Andes Mountains
  • Fourth-largest city in Argentina
  • Local wineries draw many wine connoisseurs to the area
  • Ideal environment for nature enthusiasts, cyclists and hikers
  • Tree-lined streets and a sunny climate
  • Laid back lifestyle focused on enjoying good food, nature, family and friends
  • Spectacular sunsets over the Andes mountains
  • Unique course offerings and exciting internship opportunities
Experience Mendoza with API

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

API is committed to providing enriching international experiences to its participants. We believe in the importance of promoting acceptance, dignity, and respect among people of all backgrounds. API demonstrates its commitment to inclusiveness by providing affordable and accessible programs, offering individualized support, and conducting ongoing diversity education and training for all API staff. No matter who you are or where you come from, API will support you during your journey abroad.

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Open Programs
Open Programs

There is still time to apply to Spring 2022 API programs! Below please find application deadlines* for our study abroad and virtual programs for the coming terms. We’ve included links to get you to...

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Open Spring 2022 API Gap Programs
Open Spring 2022 API Gap Programs

Attention high school and gap students! Are you unsure what your future holds for spring 2022? We have exciting news: there is still plenty of time to apply to API gap programs! If you’re wondering...

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“My Resident Director is a down-to-Earth wonderful person who [was] very kind and helpful throughout [the] entire experience. Definitely the best Resident Director possible for this program, and single-handedly turned my study abroad experience and my life around while being here in Mendoza.”

~Angelo G.,
API Mendoza student
Mendoza Argentina

Experience Argentina with API

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