February 26, 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.

Top Cities to Study Abroad

1. San Jose 761 reviews
2. Heredia 487 reviews
3. Puntarenas 167 reviews
4. Traveling 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 Intercultura Spanish Language School: Heredia and Samara - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Intercultura Spanish Language School: Heredia and Samara - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Why Intercultura- We have two campuses so you can experience the best of Costa Rica! Take Spanish classes at our bustling city campus in historic Heredia or our tranquil b...

4.3

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CISabroad (Center for International Studies): San Jose - January in Costa Rica
CISabroad (Center for International Studies): San Jose - January in Costa Rica

On January in Costa Rica, you will study Spanish at a local university in bustling San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica. You’ll have local, Costa Rican professors and class...

4.3

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Centro Linguistico Conversa: Santa Ana - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Centro Linguistico Conversa: Santa Ana - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Spanish Immersion in Costa Rica: Conversa has been helping students learn Spanish in Costa Rica since 1975. At Conversa we offer only the highest quality Spanish programs ...

4.7

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Winterline: Global Skills Program, Gap Year
Winterline: Global Skills Program, Gap Year
Panama: Multi-Region: United States plus 9 other locations

With our gap year program you'll be in a new place every week, learning a new set of skills. You will learn about digital storytelling and film.  Launch a business. Learn ...

4.7

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for EF - LEARN A LANGUAGE ABROAD
EF - LEARN A LANGUAGE ABROAD
Tokyo, Japan: Nice, France: Paris, France 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 WAYRA Instituto de Español: Playa Tamarindo - Learn Spanish in Costa Rica
WAYRA Instituto de Español: Playa Tamarindo - Learn Spanish in Costa Rica

Since 1996 WAYRA Spanish School has been offering Spanish classes to foreign students and residents. Our Swiss and Latin American managed school operates in a pristine env...

5.0

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Outward Bound Costa Rica: Girl Scouts Destinations in Costa Rica
Outward Bound Costa Rica: Girl Scouts Destinations in Costa Rica

Experience an unforgettable adventure with fellow Girl Scouts from across the United States! Our GSUSA Des...

5.0

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for ISEP Exchange: Heredia - Exchange Program at Universidad Nacional
ISEP Exchange: Heredia - Exchange Program at Universidad Nacional

The Universidad Nacional is aimed at meeting the needs of Costa Rican society. It furthers the integral development of the student through a humanistic curriculum based on...

4.8

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Centro Panamericano de Idiomas (CPI): Heredia - CPI Language Center
Centro Panamericano de Idiomas (CPI): Heredia - CPI Language Center

CPI Heredia, founded in 1991, is located in San Joaquín de Flores. San Joaquín, a suburb of Heredia, is popular among those who wish to be away from the traffic, pollution...

4.8

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

On Summer in Costa Rica, you will study in English and take Spanish-language classes at a local university in bustling San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica. Your fellow stu...

5.0

2 reviews
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 Cos...

2.8

2 reviews