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  • Locations: Heredia, Costa Rica
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer Session 1, Summer Session 2
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  • Program Sponsor: USAC 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Advisor:
Cristina Sosa
Who Can Apply?:
UMA only - non-UMA students consult your study abroad office
Fields of Study:
Anthropology, Art History, Biology, Comparative Literature, Dance, Ecology, Economics, Internship, Latin American Studies, Nutrition, Political Science, Science, Spanish
Host Institution:
Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica
Language(s) of Instruction:
English, Spanish
Language Prerequisite:
1 College-Level Semester
Additional Requirements:
2 or more semesters college Spanish for upper level courses
Program Provider:
USAC
Program Type:
Internship (Part), US/Int'l Student Center
Housing:
Family Home Stay
In Classes With:
Mostly US Students
Minimum Class Standing:
2nd Sem Sophomore
Minimum GPA:
2.5
Classification of Credits Available:
Full-Time, Internship Credits
Program Description:
 
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Heredia, Costa Rica, campus
 
Study in Heredia, Costa Rica
  • Explore the cultural, historic, and urban highlights of the capital city, San José; visit the Pacific Ocean, Caribbean, and Bocas del Toro, Panama; and participate in a field study to Cuba.
  • Join clubs, organizations, and participate in volunteer activities at the university community, all of which will help you practice your Spanish by spending time with Costa Rican students.
  • Enroll in internships, field studies, and volunteering opportunities related to your major.
                 
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Quick Details
Available Terms
Two summer sessions 
Fall or Spring semester  
Yearlong 


Programs Of Study
 Spanish Language, Environmental, and Latin American Studies

Language of Instruction
English /Spanish
USAC is a non-profit organization that offers programs in 28 countries, with many locations unique for study abroad.
Discover where you'll study abroad at usac.edu.
 
 
 

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 05/01/2018 ** Varies 08/17/2018 03/10/2019
Summer Session 2 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies 07/01/2018 07/28/2018
Fall 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies 08/17/2018 12/07/2018
Summer Session 1 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies 05/25/2018 07/09/2018
Spring 2019 10/01/2018 10/01/2018 TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.