November 26, 2020
4.6 - 1192 Reviews

Study Abroad in Costa Rica

Costa Rica has a literacy rate of 95% making it one of the most literate countries in the world. Approximately 8,000 students chose to study abroad in Costa Rica each year making it one of the most popular destinations. Between the wonderful education system and the many opportunities for students to perfect their Spanish, it is a very welcoming place for Americans to study abroad.

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Top Cities to Study Abroad

1. San Jose 761 reviews
2. Heredia 488 reviews
3. Puntarenas 167 reviews
4. Traveling in Costa Rica 163 reviews
5. Atenas 119 reviews
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Study Abroad in Costa Rica - Featured Programs

Study Abroad in Costa Rica - All Programs

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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 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 Reef Check: Worldwide - Ocean Education Program
Reef Check: Worldwide - Ocean Education Program

Reef Check has coordinators, teams, and EcoDiver training facilities in countries around the world. Since the first Reef Check coral reef monitoring survey in 1997, almost...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for ISA Study Abroad in San José, Costa Rica
ISA Study Abroad in San José, Costa Rica

San José, or Chepe, as it is lovingly called by locals, is the political, economic and cultural hub of Costa Rica. It is the perfect place for students to experience a bus...

2.8

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for EF - LEARN A LANGUAGE ABROAD
EF - LEARN A LANGUAGE ABROAD
Rome, Italy: Malaga, Spain: Singapore, Singapore plus 9 other locations

See the world, experience a new culture, make friends from 100 countries – and prepare for your global future.  Start any Monday and study from two weeks to a whole year.1...

2.8

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Tico Lingo: Heredia - Spanish Language Program
Tico Lingo: Heredia - Spanish Language Program

Tico Lingo offers the most personalized and immersive Spanish programs in Costa Rica offering students a relaxed learning atmosphere with small classrooms, free coffee, an...

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CISabroad (Center for International Studies): San Jose - Spanish for Health Professionals in Costa Rica
CISabroad (Center for International Studies): San Jose - Spanish for Health Professionals in Costa Rica

Spanish for Health Professionals in Costa Rica is designed for students preparing to enter any healthcare field who would benefit from Spanish proficiency. This program of...

4.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for University of Costa Rica: San Jose - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
University of Costa Rica: San Jose - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

The University of Costa Rica since its foundation and especially in the first decades of its route over seven decades, has enjoyed international cooperation through agreem...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for CSU: Costa Rica Faculty-Led Study Abroad Program
CSU: Costa Rica Faculty-Led Study Abroad Program

This program will provide students with an immersive experience in Costa Rica. Students will have the oppo...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for USAC Costa Rica: Puntarenas - Spanish Language, Ecological, and Latin American Studies
USAC Costa Rica: Puntarenas - Spanish Language, Ecological, and Latin American Studies

The Puntarenas program is ideal for students who are committed to learning the Spanish language and diverse cultures of Latin America. Through formal coursework and person...

4.8

6 reviews
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 GLA: Global Leadership Adventures: Volunteer Abroad Experience
GLA: Global Leadership Adventures: Volunteer Abroad Experience
Ghana: Costa Rica: Peru plus 8 other locations

It wouldn’t be an adventure without exciting destinations. We have some great places for teen community service trips, but it’s up to you to choose which one is best for y...

5.0

1 review