December 4, 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 Volunteer Guatemala Xela: Deaf/blind Care program
Volunteer Guatemala Xela: Deaf/blind Care program

This educational center provides education to people with a visual and hearing handicap. The center offers pre-primary and primary education in classrooms until 6th grade....

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Study Abroad Reviews for Volunteer Costa Rica Pacific: Sea Turtle Conservation
Volunteer Costa Rica Pacific: Sea Turtle Conservation

These programs are scattered along the Pacific Coast with the main projects in Puntarenas and Guanacaste provinces. The projects range from very secluded locations that re...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Volunteer Costa Rica Escazu: Spanish Immersion Lessons
Volunteer Costa Rica Escazu: Spanish Immersion Lessons

To really learn Spanish it is best to be completely immersed in the local culture and language. Language immersion lessons can be arranged for all levels of students: begi...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Volunteer Costa Rica Escazu: Seniors Care Center
Volunteer Costa Rica Escazu: Seniors Care Center

 As in most societies around the world, caring for the elderly is left to social welfare institutions when their own families cannot care for them. Many of the elderly car...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Volunteer Costa Rica Escazu: PreMedical Program
Volunteer Costa Rica Escazu: PreMedical Program

This program is ideal for compassionate volunteers who want to help teens and adults who have a range of physical and intelectual disabilities. This Center is a meeting pl...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Volunteer Costa Rica Escazu: Animal Rescue Center
Volunteer Costa Rica Escazu: Animal Rescue Center

 Volunteer at an animal refuge shelter outside of Escazu which has a variety of rescheduled animals, reptiles, amphibians, mammals and birds. Volunteer tasks vary from adm...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Vida Volunteer: Volunteer Programs in Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Nicaragua
Vida Volunteer: Volunteer Programs in Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Nicaragua

Ready to make a real difference?Vida Volunteer is an international nonprofit organization that strives to promote human and animal health through empowering Service-Learni...

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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...

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Study Abroad Reviews for USAC Costa Rica: San Ramón - Life Sciences, Spanish Language, and Culture
USAC Costa Rica: San Ramón - Life Sciences, Spanish Language, and Culture

The San Ramón program is designed for science majors interested in learning more about ecology and conservation biology in Costa Rica. Costa Rica is well known for its ext...

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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...

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

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

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Study Abroad Reviews for University of Tulsa:  La Selva - BIO 4383 Tropical Biology in Costa Rica
University of Tulsa: La Selva - BIO 4383 Tropical Biology in Costa Rica

In order to apply to this program, students should be pre-approved by Prof. Glen Collier.An introduction to the biodiversity and natural history of a tropical rainforest. ...

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