CIEE Rio de Janiero: Fall, Spring, and Full Year programs. The most visited city in the southern hemisphere, Rio is known for its natural beauty, Carnival celebrations, samba, Bossa Nova, and renowned beaches. Choose from programs focusing in Language + Culture, Liberal Arts, Design + Communication, and Business + Economics. Volunteer opportunities are available, and students live in homestays with local families. Excursions both in and outside of Rio are included.