January 22, 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 757 reviews
2. Heredia 483 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 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: 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 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 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 United Planet: Volunteer Abroad in Costa Rica - 6 or 12 months
United Planet: Volunteer Abroad in Costa Rica - 6 or 12 months

Costa Rica is known for its amazing natural beauty, biodiversity, eco-tourism, and warm, relaxed culture. As a volunteer in this Central American republic, you’ll immerse ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Tree Field Studies: Primate Behavior Course in Costa Rica
Tree Field Studies: Primate Behavior Course in Costa Rica

Tree Field Studies was started to educate undergraduate and graduate students in tropical ecology, conservation and animal behavior. The Tree Field Studies team has facili...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Latin American University of Science and Technology (ULACIT): Costa Rica - Summer Service Learning Programs
Latin American University of Science and Technology (ULACIT): Costa Rica - Summer Service Learning Programs

ULACIT offers two type of service learning programs:Rural Program: ULACIT offers a new and unique five-week summer program in Sustainable Development. This summer program ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Latin American University of Science & Technology (ULACIT): San José - ULACIT Internship Program
Latin American University of Science & Technology (ULACIT): San José - ULACIT Internship Program

Students who are interested in preparing for the global business realities of the 21st century can enroll in the Internship Experience. The Internship Experience allows st...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Latin American University of Science & Technology (ULACIT): San Jose - Spanish Language Immersion Program
Latin American University of Science & Technology (ULACIT): San Jose - Spanish Language Immersion Program

The Global Education Office (GEO) at ULACIT offers international students the opportunity to participate in the Spanish Immersion Program, which is designed for students w...

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Study Abroad Reviews for AIFS: Worldwide – Gap Year Abroad
AIFS: Worldwide – Gap Year Abroad
Havana, Cuba: St. Petersburg, Russia: Salzburg, Austria plus 18 other locations

Take a gap year on your terms — with AIFS. We provide all-inclusive, flexible program options to customize your gap year adventure around the world. Mix and match destinat...

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Study Abroad Reviews for United Planet: Volunteer Abroad in Costa Rica - 1 - 12 weeks
United Planet: Volunteer Abroad in Costa Rica - 1 - 12 weeks

Costa Rica is known for its amazing natural beauty, biodiversity, eco-tourism, and warm, relaxed culture. As a volunteer in this Central American republic, you’ll immerse ...

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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 wit...

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