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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Study Abroad Reviews for Plan My Gap Year: Worldwide - Gap Year Volunteer Placements
Plan My Gap Year: Worldwide - Gap Year Volunteer Placements
Ghana: Kenya: Cambodia plus 13 other locations

Our aim is to make our programmes accessible to motivated travellers irrespective of their financial capacity. We focus on providing the core requirements of a volunteer p...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Planet Conservation: Costa Rica - Sea Turtle Conservation
Planet Conservation: Costa Rica - Sea Turtle Conservation

Help us protect sea turtle populations nesting on Carate and live on the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica. Offered to researchers, students, volunteers, practitioners and group...

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Study Abroad Reviews for People to People - International Student Travel Programs Worldwide for High School Students
People to People - International Student Travel Programs Worldwide for High School Students

Becoming a Student Traveler for People to People International is your ticket to a once in a life time adventure across the globe. It provides you with the opportunity to ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Pacific Discovery: Central America Semester
Pacific Discovery: Central America Semester
Havana, Cuba: Quetzaltenango, Guatemala: Costa Rica plus 3 other locations

This program combines immersive Spanish language study, hands-on service learning and permaculture projects, and challenging expedition elements - diving, trekking, surfin...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Oyster Worldwide: Gap Year Programs
Oyster Worldwide: Gap Year Programs
Japan: Ghana: Namibia plus 19 other locations

Our gap year volunteering projects are suitable for school leavers, gap year students, those taking career breaks, families and people in retirement – a real highlight of ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Outward Bound Costa Rica: Summer Courses for Ages 14-18
Outward Bound Costa Rica: Summer Courses for Ages 14-18

Travel to the island of Solarte in the famous Caribbean archipelago of Bocas del Toro to volunteer with indigenous communities. Become NAUI scuba certified and put your sk...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Outward Bound Costa Rica: Outdoor Leader Semester (Ages 17+)
Outward Bound Costa Rica: Outdoor Leader Semester (Ages 17+)

To truly survive in the outdoors, you need more than the right skills. You have to be a true leader as well, equipped with essential training in rescue and wilderness medi...

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1 review
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 Destinations courses in Costa Rica and Panama will give you an oppor...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Outward Bound Costa Rica: Custom Course to Costa Rica, Panama, or Nicaragua
Outward Bound Costa Rica: Custom Course to Costa Rica, Panama, or Nicaragua

We design custom courses for groups of at least 5 participants. You choose your dates, duration and activities—we’ll do the rest! Step by step, we assist you in planning a...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Outward Bound Costa Rica: Coast to Coast Semester (Ages 17+)
Outward Bound Costa Rica: Coast to Coast Semester (Ages 17+)

What’s the best way to explore three Central American countries? Our Coast to Coast Expedition Semester is an 85-day course packed with outdoor adventure activities, inclu...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Outward Bound Costa Rica: 19+ Costa Rica & Panama
Outward Bound Costa Rica: 19+ Costa Rica & Panama

Learn backcountry skills as you navigate through dense tropical jungle to a series of rural homestays where you’ll discover the slower rhythm of living that inspires the “...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS): Costa Rica -  REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) in Costa
Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS): Costa Rica - REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) in Costa

Students from diverse ethnic and academic backgrounds will complete an independent research project in the field, from the project planning stage through to symposium pres...

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