About the webinar:

In the 2016/17 academic year, the number of Spanish students in the U.S. reached an all time high of 7,164, a 7.9 percent increase from the previous year. Using the WES methodology, learn to analyze necessary documentation, including grades, GPAs, and degree requirements for a growing number of Spanish applicants. This webinar also offers an introduction to the educational system of Spain.

Gain insight into:

  • Key characteristics of the secondary and post-secondary education systems
  • Trends in outbound international student mobility from Spain
  • How to obtain, verify and assess academic documents from Spain




Advanced Evaluation Specialist, WES

Carlos Monroy has been evaluating international academic credentials at WES since 2006. He specializes in evaluations from Latin America and has presented his research at various conferences including NAFSA, NAGAP, CAIE, EAIE & CONAHEC. Carlos earned his master's degree in international relations from City University of New York.


Alejandro Ortiz

Sr. Research Associate, WES

Alejandro is a regular contributor to WES original research, where he provides higher education institutions with research-based, data-driven solutions to help institutions maximize the impact of their international enrollment efforts. He is passionate about data analytics and earned a master’s degree in social impact and policy analysis from New York University.