The EducationUSA advising center at Centro Cultural Sampedrano in San Pedro Sula, Honduras offers professional educational advising services to approximately 5,728 students. Operating at the Comprehensive level, our advising center services students who are interested in engaging in academic exchange between Honduras and the U.S. From studying English as a foreign language, participating in short term exchanges, enrolling into full academic degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels at accredited U.S. higher education institutions, our EducationUSA advising center promotes a wide variety of academic opportunities and supports students, parents, teachers, local governments and higher education institutions in their efforts to achieve their academic mobility goals.
The center provides a variety of educational services, including free introductory public information sessions on various topics of U.S. education, webinars, individual consultations on U.S. study, and application support services. It also provides logistical support to accredited U.S. higher education institutions on recruitment in Honduras as well as supports open public events such as presentations and fairs to promote exchange opportunities, working closely with the local educational community.
Our host, Centro Cultural Sampedrano, is located downtown in the second largest city in Honduras . It is also the host institution of the Benjamin Franklin Library, which has been serving the community for more than forty years. Centro Cultural Sampedrano has a Preschool, Junior High and a High School, and hosts different cultural events in the city.