January 25, 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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1. San Jose 796 reviews
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Study Abroad in Costa Rica - Featured Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA): Leadership Development and Community Engagement in Costa Rica
Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA): Leadership Development and Community Engagement in Costa Rica

Conservation and economic development are challenges of the 21st Century that  require leaders engaged with local communities.  In this course we introduce students to thi...

3.5

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA): Graduate Internship Seminar: Cross Cultural Learning in Costa Rica in Summer
Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA): Graduate Internship Seminar: Cross Cultural Learning in Costa Rica in Summer

This graduate, doctoral level internship seminar will provide the context for an authentic cross-cultural experience. Students will embark on a two week field adventure in...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for SPI Abroad: High School Spanish Immersion in Costa Rica
SPI Abroad: High School Spanish Immersion in Costa Rica

The core elements of SPI’s high school study abroad programs in Costa Rica include a caring homestay experience, intensive Spanish language courses, volunteer community se...

0.0

0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Savannah State University: San Jose - Study Abroad in Costa Rica
Savannah State University: San Jose - Study Abroad in Costa Rica

Savannah State University offers a unique experience for students to become completely immersed in the language and the culture....

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0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Santa Clara University School of Law: San Jose -  Summer Abroad in San Jose, Costa Rica
Santa Clara University School of Law: San Jose - Summer Abroad in San Jose, Costa Rica

Site visits include:Costa Rica2*Meeting with union members who are suffering labor rights violations in banana and pineapple plantations- Meeting with rural communities wh...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Rustic Pathways: Gap Year Semester - Spanish Immersion and Service Semester
Rustic Pathways: Gap Year Semester - Spanish Immersion and Service Semester
Panama: Costa Rica: Peru plus 1 other location

Come discover the stunning beauty, friendly people, and diverse cultures of Latin America while studying Spanish and engaging in meaningful community service projects in t...

0.0

0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Rustic Pathways: Gap Year Semester - Latin America Experience Semester
Rustic Pathways: Gap Year Semester - Latin America Experience Semester
Peru: Costa Rica: Dominican Republic plus 1 other location

From the mighty peaks of the Andes, through the heart of the Amazon rainforest, and down to the breathtaking shores of the Caribbean Sea, this Gap Semester has it all. Tak...

0.0

0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Rollins College: Traveling - National Parks and Protected Areas: Costa Rica
Rollins College: Traveling - National Parks and Protected Areas: Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a world leader in both biological diversity and sustainable development. Through this field study, we'll view firsthand the differing habitats and management...

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Rollins College: Traveling - Latin American Business Environments: Costa Rica
Rollins College: Traveling - Latin American Business Environments: Costa Rica

This program focuses on various elements of the international business environment, such as economics, politics and regulation, competition, socio-cultural issues, technol...

4.0

1 review
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 Reef Check: Worldwide - Ocean Education Program
Reef Check: Worldwide - Ocean Education Program

Reef Check has coordinators, teams, and EcoDiver training facilities in countries around the world. Since ...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for ProjectsAbroad: Costa Rica - Volunteer and Community Service Programs in Costa Rica
ProjectsAbroad: Costa Rica - Volunteer and Community Service Programs in Costa Rica

Costa Rica, in the heart of Latin America, is a country of contrasts and a varied mix of landscapes and cultures. Its fine range of attractions includes volcanoes, tropica...

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0 reviews