Our Programs
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TEFL Program

114 Coursework Hours and Certificate

Individual Programs

Spanish Immersion Courses, Volunteering

International students on excursion

Group Programs

Fall and Spring Semester Programs

"Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience." Paolo Coelho
CEDEI Experience

Education Experiences

Excursions to the Galápagos Islands, Machu Picchu in Peru, Quilotoa Laguna, northern Ecuador, and the Amazon Rainforest.

Host Families

Staying with a host family is an integral part of our program.

University Credits

Receive credit with your university for CEDEI courses.

Cultural Immersion

Through courses and excursions, get the authentic Ecuadorian experience.

Language Proficiency

Small, immersive Spanish courses for all language levels.


Experience life in a colonial city in the Andes Mountains.

What students say about us

“I liked that I could be in Cuenca, and not just at a university.”


“The amount of Spanish you learn in 3 days is more than 3 weeks in the States.”


“…the CEDEI program excursions like Galápagos and Machu Picchu– those are once in a lifetime experiences.”


Meet our team

Diana Rosales

Director of International Programs

Nicolás Bustos

International Programs Coordinator

Janae Knipp

International Programs Coordinator

Felipe López

International Programs Coordinator