January 28, 2020
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Study Abroad in San Jose

San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica and is the primary hub of the country. San Jose's metro area contains half the Costa Rican population. Below you will find our list of Study Abroad and Internship programs in San Jose, Costa Rica. It is an index to international education in San Jose listing university level study abroad, internships, volunteer and intensive language school programs oriented to American college and university students. Some pre-college and post-graduate options are also included. We invite you to read the student reviews, see the ratings scores and use this site to compare programs and understand what other students have encountered during their education abroad with the hopes you find a program that is right for you.

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Study Abroad Reviews for Academic Studies Abroad: Study Abroad in San Jose, Costa Rica
Academic Studies Abroad: Study Abroad in San Jose, Costa Rica
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Get a taste of the "Tico" life and study Spanish & Development in San Jose! Learn More

From adventure seekers looking to hike the areas green mountains and valleys or go snorkeling along the coast, to students wanting to contribute to the countries efforts f...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Universidad Internacional de las Americas: San José - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Universidad Internacional de las Americas: San José - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Universidad de las Américas Puebla, is a Mexican private university located in San Andrés Cholula, Puebla, a suburb of Puebla....

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for University of Georgia: San Jose - UGA in Costa Rica
University of Georgia: San Jose - UGA in Costa Rica

A 155-acre property located in mountainous San Luis de Monteverde, UGA Costa Rica is proud to offer courses representing 35 different disciplines and 9 Colleges within the...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for BestSemester: San Jose - Latin American Studies Program
BestSemester: San Jose - Latin American Studies Program

Arriving in Costa Rica, you sense there's a bigger picture than just the scenery. You are about to be immersed into the diversity of Latin America’s history. You’ll step i...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Florida State University: Santa Ana - Spanish Immersion Experience, Summer
Florida State University: Santa Ana - Spanish Immersion Experience, Summer

For over twenty-five years, Florida State University has offered students an unparalleled educational experience in Costa Rica. The diversity of Costa Rica’s ecosystems is...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Máximo Nivel: Intensive Spanish Immersion
Máximo Nivel: Intensive Spanish Immersion

Our Native Spanish Program appeals to adventure seekers, working professionals, and entire families because we offer the most intensive and professional Spanish programs a...

3.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Veritas Christian Study Abroad: San Jose - Study Abroad and Missions Program
Veritas Christian Study Abroad: San Jose - Study Abroad and Missions Program

Students participating in a Veritas Christian Study Abroad program in San José, Costa Rica will be able to experience a Latin American metropolis while also having the res...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS): San José - Field Program: Environment and Sustainable Develo
Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS): San José - Field Program: Environment and Sustainable Develo

In ICADS' semester-long Field Program, students gain research experience in both the natural sciences (forest ecology, agro-ecology, soil sciences) and social sciences (so...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS): San José - Language and Society Immersion Program
Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS): San José - Language and Society Immersion Program

While grammar and composition skills are fundamental to language learning, at ICADS there is much more. Here, language is a means with which to understand culture and to i...

3.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Instituto de Lengua Española / The Spanish Language Institute: San Jose - College Program
Instituto de Lengua Española / The Spanish Language Institute: San Jose - College Program

If you are hoping to use the Spanish language in cross cultural ministry, the Spanish Language Institute is the ideal place to pursue your interests. Since 1942, the Spani...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Santa Clara University School of Law: San Jose -  Summer Abroad in San Jose, Costa Rica
Santa Clara University School of Law: San Jose - Summer Abroad in San Jose, Costa Rica

Site visits include:Costa Rica2*Meeting with union members who are suffering labor rights violations in ba...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for A Broader View Volunteer Corp: Escazu - Volunteer Costa Rica Escazu, Teaching Education program
A Broader View Volunteer Corp: Escazu - Volunteer Costa Rica Escazu, Teaching Education program

As a teaching volunteer in Costa Rica you will significantly contribute to the welfare of the education system and get a new perspective of life in Costa Rica. Volunteers ...

5.0

1 review