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  • Locations: San José, Costa Rica
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
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  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 10/15/2017
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Rolling Admission 01/06/2018 05/05/2018

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Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Third Party / Provider Program Majors: Apparel Merchandising, Design & Production Management Majors, Architecture Majors, Art Majors, Biology Majors, Botany Majors, Broadcast Journalism - Radio/TV/Film Majors, Business Majors, Communications Majors, Criminology Majors, Economics Majors, Enviromental Science Majors, History Majors, Hotel & Restaurant Management Majors, Interior Design Majors, International Business Majors, Management Majors, Marine Biology Majors, Marketing Majors, Nursing Majors, Political Science Majors, Psychology Majors, Religion Majors, Sociology Majors, Spanish Majors
Student Level: FR-Freshman, JR-Junior, SO-Sophomore, SR-Senior GPA: 2.5
Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Housing: Home stay
Program Description:

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San José, Costa Rica
  • Earn up to 23 credits per semester studying abroad in Costa Rica; no previous Spanish language study is required.
  • Live in a Costa Rican homestay.
  • Choose one of three available programs: Spanish Language, Liberal Arts and Environmental Science Program | Certificate of Knowledge Program | Spanish Language and Internship Program (with additional criteria/requirements).
  • Enjoy cultural and social activities such as walking tours, film club, illustrators club, a visit to the Teatro Nacional, cooking class, visits to local museums and markets and more; volunteer opportunities are also available.
  • Trips include a 3-day excursion to Arenal Volcano, Hot Springs Spa and Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, a 3-day visit to Manuel Antonio National Park and a day trip to tour a coffee plantation and visit La Marta Wildlife Refuge.
  • Optional excursions include a 2-day Sarapiquí hiking and rafting trip ($215) and 3-day visit to Granada, Nicaragua ($575).
  • Tuition and transcripts provided by the Universidad Veritas.
  • This program is available to high school graduates for Gap Year participation.
 
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Offering more than $800,000 in scholarships, grants & financial support each year!  
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.
 
     
 

 




This program is currently not accepting applications.