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  • Locations: San Ramon, 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, Biology, Comparative Literature, Culture, Dance, Ecology, Economics, Environmental Sciences, Internship, Nutrition, Political Science, Public Health, Science, Spanish
Host Institution:
Universidad de Costa Rica
Language(s) of Instruction:
English, Spanish
Program Provider:
USAC
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Housing:
Family Home Stay
In Classes With:
All US Students
Minimum Class Standing:
2nd Sem Sophomore
Minimum GPA:
2.5
Classification of Credits Available:
Full-time
Program Description:
 
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Southern Costa Rica Tour, San Ramon
 
Study in San Ramón, Costa Rica
  • Study upper division science courses—in an ideal location for ecology, biology, and health sciences—in small groups with field experience; participate in independent research and internships or volunteer in field-related institutions.
  • Get hands-on experiential learning about local flora and fauna in field study courses.
  • Explore interesting, beautiful areas of Costa Rica on field trips.
  • Enjoy a small town atmosphere with easy access to the best of Costa Rica: cultural, historic, and urban highlights as well as the Pacific coast.

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Quick Details
Available Terms
Two summer sessions 
Fall or Spring semester  
Yearlong 


Programs Of Study
Life and Health Sciences, Spanish Language, 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.
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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 05/10/2019
Summer Session 2 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies 07/01/2018 08/03/2018
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 01/11/2019 05/10/2019

** 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.