Study Abroad

We offer a wide range of English programs, hosting events and meetings for the Barranquilla community

EducationUSA is a U.S. Department of State network of over 400 international student advising centres in more than 170 countries. The network promotes U.S. higher education to students around the world by offering accurate, comprehensive, and current information about opportunities to study at accredited postsecondary institutions in the United States. EducationUSA centres work with international education professionals who adhere to ethical standards and receive training from the US Department of State on the American Higher Education System and the application process.

EducationUSA also provides services to the U.S. higher education community to help institutional leaders meet their recruitment and campus internationalization goals. EducationUSA is your official source on U.S. higher education.

EducationUSA Colombia

There are 11 advising centres in Colombia located in the main capital cities (Armenia, Barranquilla, Bogotá, Bucaramanga, Cali, Cartagena, Manizales, Medellin and Pereira) within the network of bi-national centres.

EducationUSA Barranquilla is located within the Public Bilingual George Washington Library at Centro Cultural Colombo Americano on Carrera 43 # 52 Esquina.

You can find the following information services at this advising centre:

  • A standardized test for American University admissions. (TOEFL, SAT, GRE, GMAT).
  • Undergraduate and graduate studies.
  • Intensive English programs.
  • Exchange Teacher Program through Amity.
  • Financial aid.Student visa process.


We have a bibliography on studies abroad with specialized directories in programs and institutions accredited at undergraduate and postgraduate level, as well as texts of preparation for admission exams.


EducationUSA Barranquilla offers a monthly free talk about the 5 steps to study in the United States. To participate in this talk, you should check our social media to get to know the venue and time.


If you want additional information on how to apply to a specific program in the United States, you can book a one-on-one advising session which costs COP $9,000. If you request our services to start an application process to a university, this advising process costs COP $1230,000.


We advise you on how to fill out the visa application form, and we also help you with the payment and booking of your visa appointment. This service costs COP $ 70,000 per person.


Every year, EducationUSA Colombia organizes the most exclusive event on American education: the “EDUCATIONUSA FAIR”. This fair brings admission representatives from accredited universities from all over the United States to offer English, undergraduate and graduate programs.This event is part of a circuit of events in South America coordinated by the US Department of State. With the representatives of the American institutions, we visit high schools and universities in Bogota and its surroundings. This is an open event for anyone who is interested in studying in USA. Besides stands, you can also find information about local entities that support us like the US Embassy in Bogota, Fulbright Colombia and COLFUTURO.


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