Truman State University / CCIS: San Jose - Study Abroad at Universidad Veritas

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This program also offered through TSU's partnership with CCIS.Universidad Veritas is one of Costa Rica's new private universities. It is located in a residential section of town and has a local student population of approximately 1,900. The Centro... read more

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Learned that I am capable to be in another country and be successful. I gained more self confidence. I learned the language a lot better. I learned to not be afraid to talk to new people. - Truman State University View Entire Review
I gained independence and a new outlook on other cultures/ people as well as my own. - Saint Bonaventure University View Entire Review
I gained independence and a new outlook on other cultures/ people as well as my own. - Saint Bonaventure University View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with Truman State University: San Jose - Study Abroad at Universidad Veritas
I gained not only a love of travel but respect for other countries and ways of life. Being immersed in the culture was a gift in itself. I also learned, from being alone in a foreign country, who I am and that was amazing to see! - Truman State University View Entire Review
April 24, 2014 Tico Time
yes it was I learned a lot about myself and the language. - College of Saint Rose View Entire Review
I gained lifelong friends, a love for spanish language, a tico family and a love for travel. - Truman State University View Entire Review
Definitely a worthwhile experience. Actually it changed my life. I am confident in my spanish now and use it every chance I get. I can understand most Spanish when I hear it now. This also helped shape my future goals ( huge for me since I was quite directionless before the experience.) This was really opened my mind to all the ... - Truman State University View Entire Review
Definitely a worthwhile experience. Actually it changed my life. I am confident in my spanish now and use it every chance I get. I can understand most Spanish when I hear it now. This also helped shape my future goals ( huge for me since I was quite directionless before the experience.) This was really opened my mind to all the ... - Truman State University View Entire Review
Yes, very much so. - Truman State University View Entire Review
April 24, 2014 Pura Vida At Veritas
Studying Abroad really makes you appreciate the world but more importantly it makes you appreciate your home. - Truman State University View Entire Review

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This program also offered through TSU's partnership with CCIS.

Universidad Veritas is one of Costa Rica's new private universities. It is located in a residential section of town and has a local student population of approximately 1,900. The Centro de Programas Internacionales (Intensive Spanish for Foreign students) is part of the university, and offers students from around the world the opportunity to advance their Spanish language skills while taking other courses in English taught by bilingual faculty from the university. Students should not expect all of the facilities and accoutrements available on a U.S. campus. The classrooms and administrative offices of Universidad Veritas are located in the Edificio ITAN, Carretera a Zapote, San José. Universidad Veritas is recognized for its excellent programs in Art and Graphic Design.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Spring
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • Dance
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Area, Ethnic and Group Studies
  • Archeology
  • Anthropology
Minimum GPA:
2.5
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