Center for International Education

Lima, Peru

Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC), one of South America’s most prestigious universities, educates, researches, and promotes knowledge, culture, and development. Located in the capital city of Lima, UPC prides itself on its creativity and innovation, being the first global university in Peru. Not only is Lima physically beautiful, but it also offers a unique blend of cultural history and global modernization.

Program Highlights:

  • UPC offers more than 30 areas of study within hospitality and tourism management, architecture, contemporary arts, health sciences, humane sciences, communications, law, economics, business and engineering.
  • Lima is on the coast of the Pacific and is one of the largest desert towns in the world, making the contrasts of the city striking. 
  • Near the pre-Inca pyramids that survived the Spanish conquest and modern civilization are beautifully restored colonial mansions dating back to the 17th century.

Program Details

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    At A Glance

    Term: Fall or Spring

    Program Level: Undergraduate

    Program Type: Academic

    Major(s): Arts, Law, Business, Communications, and Economics

    Language Requirement: Spanish

    Cumulative GPA Requirement: 2.5

    Contact

    Kathleen Hansen

    Kathleen Hansen

    Assistant Director for Overseas Studies & Exchanges in Center for International Education
    585-389-2673
    khansen7@naz.edu
    Golisano Academic Center 119