January 24, 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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Top Cities to Study Abroad

1. San Jose 796 reviews
2. Puntarenas 538 reviews
3. Traveling in Costa Rica 534 reviews
4. Heredia 522 reviews
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Study Abroad in Costa Rica - Featured Programs

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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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5 reviews
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 Joaquín de Flores. The Instituto San Joaquín de Flores affords stude...

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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 your...

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Study Abroad Reviews for AMPED: Volunteer Program
AMPED: Volunteer Program
Ghana: Argentina: Costa Rica plus 5 other locations

Our program is second to none. In making quality a top priority, we have developed relationships with some of the most qualified local partners and Non-Governmental Organi...

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Study Abroad Reviews for AMPED: Internship Program
AMPED: Internship Program
Ghana: Argentina: Peru plus 3 other locations

Our program is second to none. In making quality a top priority, we have developed relationships with some of the most qualified local partners and Non-Governmental Organi...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Amigos de las Americas - High School Programs
Amigos de las Americas - High School Programs

AMIGOS provides life changing immersion programs in Latin America for high school and college students. You will live with a host family and experience full cultural imm...

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Study Abroad Reviews for AIFS: Worldwide – Gap Year Abroad
AIFS: Worldwide – Gap Year Abroad
Athens, Greece: San Jose, Costa Rica: Havana, Cuba plus 18 other locations

Take a gap year on your terms — with AIFS. We provide all-inclusive, flexible program options to customize your gap year adventure around the world. Mix and match destinat...

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Study Abroad Reviews for AIFS: San José - Universidad Veritas and Internship Program
AIFS: San José - Universidad Veritas and Internship Program
Program Announcement:
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Spend a semester, summer session, January term or academic year in lively San José, Costa Rica, studying at Veritas University. Courses are taught in English and Spanish, ...

4.9

7 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for AGLOCAM: Costa Rica - Mangroves Protection Program
AGLOCAM: Costa Rica - Mangroves Protection Program

The Mangroves Protection Program is a 13-day comprehensive and experiential overview of the mangroves and ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for AGLOCAM: Costa Rica - Clean Energies Program
AGLOCAM: Costa Rica - Clean Energies Program

The Clean Energies Program provides a 15-day comprehensive overview of the commercial and in-house renewable energy industry and sustainability in Costa Rica. AGLOCAM offe...

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