I LOVED IT! You learned not only about the spanish language but the economy and culture of Costa Rica in general. You live the life of a Tico!
Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.
You learn so much more in one semester than you would taking a Spanish course for 4 years at your home university
On-site administration of your program
How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?
How integrated did you feel with the local culture?
How well were health issues addressed during the program?
(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)
0 = No encouragement, 5 = frequent encouragement to use the language
Select all that apply