September 23, 2020
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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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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

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Study Abroad Reviews for CATIE / Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza: Cartago, Turrialba - Internships & Exchanges
CATIE / Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza: Cartago, Turrialba - Internships & Exchanges

CATIE, as an international entity with a unique combination of science, graduate education and innovation for development, has its bases well-grounded and a clear action p...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Carpe Diem Education: Central America Semester
Carpe Diem Education: Central America Semester
Costa Rica: Nicaragua: Honduras plus 1 other location

Some groups will begin their semester in Guatemala and some will begin in Nicaragua. Regardless of starting location, all groups will spend their first few days in orienta...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Build Abroad: Make-A-Difference Volunteer Programs
Build Abroad: Make-A-Difference Volunteer Programs
Haiti: Nepal: Costa Rica plus 2 other locations

Through volunteering and travel, we can grow to understand ourselves, the world, and the people we share it with.Have you ever wanted to experience a different culture thr...

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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...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Auburn University at Montgomery: San Jose - Tropical Field Experience in Costa Rica Faculty Led Program
Auburn University at Montgomery: San Jose - Tropical Field Experience in Costa Rica Faculty Led Program

This study abroad experience will provide a taste of field research methods/topics and engage students in various field research activities within lowland rain forest and ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Arcos Learning Abroad in Heredia, Costa Rica (Universidad Latina de Costa Rica)
Arcos Learning Abroad in Heredia, Costa Rica (Universidad Latina de Costa Rica)

Nestled safely in the cool highlands of Costa Rica, Heredia is a prime place to study, live, and experience true language and culture immersion. Arcos Learning Abroad stud...

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Study Abroad Reviews for ARCC: Worldwide - Gap Semester Program
ARCC: Worldwide - Gap Semester Program
Kenya: Cambodia: Nepal plus 10 other locations

ARCC Gap Semester Programs offer an educational and cultural bridge between high school and college.  The ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for API (Academic Programs International): Volunteer Abroad Programs in Costa Rica
API (Academic Programs International): Volunteer Abroad Programs in Costa Rica
Program Announcement:
Guaranteed volunteer placements across Costa Rica! Learn More

Volunteering abroad offers a unique opportunity for personal growth while making significant contributions to the local community. Open your heart, lend a hand, and seize ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for API (Academic Programs International): San Jose - International Center for Development Studies (ICDS)
API (Academic Programs International): San Jose - International Center for Development Studies (ICDS)
Program Announcement:
New Maymester health shadowing opportunity! Learn More

Students choosing to study at the International Center for Development Studies (ICDS) complete their coursework in both English and Spanish with other American study abroa...

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Study Abroad Reviews for API (Academic Programs International): San Joaquin de Flores - Instituto San Joaquin De Flores
API (Academic Programs International): San Joaquin de Flores - Instituto San Joaquin De Flores

San Joaquín de Flores is a charming, colorful and quaint colonial town located ten miles from San José. It is surrounded by the unparalleled beauty of Costa Rica. The smal...

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Study Abroad Reviews for API (Academic Programs International): San Joaquin de Flores - Gap Year Sustainability and Environmental Studies Program
API (Academic Programs International): San Joaquin de Flores - Gap Year Sustainability and Environmental Studies Program
Program Announcement:
Study environmental science in the rainforest of Costa Rica with API!

API students who study abroad in San Joaquín de Flores with API will take classes at The Instituto San Joa...

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Study Abroad Reviews for API (Academic Programs International): Costa Rica - Teacher's Assistant in Costa Rica
API (Academic Programs International): Costa Rica - Teacher's Assistant in Costa Rica
Program Announcement:
Guaranteed co-teach position in primary/secondary/vocational school! Learn More

Teaching English is one of the most budget-friendly ways to travel, give back to a community, immerse yourself in a new culture, and gain practical teaching experience. Ap...

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