June 14, 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
5. Field Programs in Costa Rica 487 reviews
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Study Abroad in Costa Rica - Featured Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for Modern Language Studies Abroad / MLSA: Study in Costa Rica at Universidad de Costa Rica
Modern Language Studies Abroad / MLSA: Study in Costa Rica at Universidad de Costa Rica

The Universidad de Costa Rica (UCR) was founded in 1814 as the University of Santo Tomás. The main campus, which is located in a section of San Jose called San Pedro, is w...

4.7

11 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CGEE: Social Change in Central America: Exploring Peace, Justice, and Community Engagement
CGEE: Social Change in Central America: Exploring Peace, Justice, and Community Engagement

This multi-country semester study abroad program, defined by an experiential methodology and unique approach to community engagement, offers students a provocative and ins...

4.7

5 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
Multi-Region: Panama: Netherlands 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 Rollins College: Traveling - First Year Field Study: Costa Rica
Rollins College: Traveling - First Year Field Study: Costa Rica

ENV 105: National Parks: Costa RicaJoin the 12th annual Incoming Freshmen Field Study to Costa Rica! Experience the incredible biodiversity and stunning landscapes of “the...

4.7

6 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CEA: San Jose, Costa Rica
CEA: San Jose, Costa Rica

Lush cloud forests. Sunny beaches. Unparalleled biodiversity. A range of opportunities to hone your Spanish skills and immerse in local culture -- and live the pura vida l...

4.5

10 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for University of Costa Rica: San Jose - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
University of Costa Rica: San Jose - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

The University of Costa Rica since its foundation and especially in the first decades of its route over seven decades, has enjoyed international cooperation through agreem...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA): Traveling - Cross-Cultural Learning, Costa Rica
Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA): Traveling - Cross-Cultural Learning, Costa Rica

This course will provide the context for an authentic cross-cultural experience. Students will embark on a two week field adventure in the breath-taking, beautiful Central...

4.5

13 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for University of California EAP (UCEAP): Monteverde - Tropical Biology & Conservation, Monteverde Institute
University of California EAP (UCEAP): Monteverde - Tropical Biology & Conservation, Monteverde Institute

See a summary of UCEAP reviews here: http://eap.ucop.edu/OurPrograms/Pages/Evaluations.htm...

4.5

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for IE3 Global Internship Programs
IE3 Global Internship Programs
Czech Republic: Chile: Brazil plus 16 other locations

Through IE3 Global Internships you earn academic credit on your home campus while gaining professional experience abroad. Internships are available in a variety of private...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for International Student Volunteers (ISV): Costa Rica - Volunteering in Costa Rica
International Student Volunteers (ISV): Costa Rica - Volunteering in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is filled with an incredible diversity of exotic animals, white sand beaches, lush rainforests,...

4.5

1 review
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...

4.5

1 review