January 27, 2021
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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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Study Abroad in Costa Rica - Featured Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for Global Nomadic: Worldwide Internship and Volunteer Placements
Global Nomadic: Worldwide Internship and Volunteer Placements
Zimbabwe: Israel: Madagascar plus 35 other locations

Global Nomadic provide placements and experiences in a range of different fields,  from medicine and education, to veterinary science and journalism and many more - matchi...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS): San José - Spanish Language Intensives
Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS): San José - Spanish Language Intensives

Our Spanish students come from all over the world. They represent all ages, education levels, jobs and professions. What our students have in common is a shared sensitivit...

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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 Plan My Gap Year: Worldwide - Gap Year Volunteer Placements
Plan My Gap Year: Worldwide - Gap Year Volunteer Placements
Ghana: Kenya: Cambodia plus 13 other locations

Our aim is to make our programmes accessible to motivated travellers irrespective of their financial capacity. We focus on providing the core requirements of a volunteer p...

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Study Abroad Reviews for University of Northern Iowa: San José - Semester in San José, Costa Rica (Veritas)
University of Northern Iowa: San José - Semester in San José, Costa Rica (Veritas)

Veritas offers a unique academic program, in that, while it is geared a bit more toward students intereste...

4.1

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Western Washington University: Worldwide - Independent Study Projects
Western Washington University: Worldwide - Independent Study Projects
Panama: Costa Rica: Nicaragua plus 2 other locations

WWU students can tailor an independent study abroad through Fairhaven College of Interdisciplinary Studies, the interdisciplinary liberal arts college at Western Washingto...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for  University of Louisiana at Lafayette: Costa Rica - Study Abroad in Costa Rica
University of Louisiana at Lafayette: Costa Rica - Study Abroad in Costa Rica

This Summer Intersession Study Abroad Program is a 10-day program, but there will be mandated class meetings on campus prior to departure. The first 6 days of the program ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for La Gran Vista Agroecological Farm: San Isidro del General - Environmental Conservation Project
La Gran Vista Agroecological Farm: San Isidro del General - Environmental Conservation Project

The work will include construction, feeding the animals, planting seeds, soil conservation, maintenance of medical plants, producing and using organic fertilizer, maintain...

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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 Outward Bound Costa Rica: Outdoor Leader Semester (Ages 17+)
Outward Bound Costa Rica: Outdoor Leader Semester (Ages 17+)

To truly survive in the outdoors, you need more than the right skills. You have to be a true leader as well, equipped with essential training in rescue and wilderness medi...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for CUNY - College of Staten Island: San Jose - Study Abroad at Universidad de Iberoamerica (UNIBE)
CUNY - College of Staten Island: San Jose - Study Abroad at Universidad de Iberoamerica (UNIBE)

In conjunction with CSI Nursing faculty, Unviersidad de Iberoamerica (UNIBE) supports an intensive three-week program for nursing students earning their Bachelors Degree. ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Love Volunteers: Worldwide - Volunteer Placement and Support Services
Love Volunteers: Worldwide - Volunteer Placement and Support Services
Rwanda: Ghana: Palestinian Territory / Palestine plus 29 other locations

We have volunteers from all over the world, but most of them come from North America, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, France, Korea and Japan. Voluntee...

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