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USAC Costa Rica: USAC Puntarenas Center, Spanish Language, Ecological, and Latin American Studies
Puntarenas, Costa Rica (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: USAC 
Restrictions: UW-Whitewater applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 04/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission 08/17/2018 05/10/2019
Fall 2018 04/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission 08/17/2018 12/07/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type:
Study Abroad Provider
Language of Instruction:
English, Foreign Language
Housing Options:
Home-Stay
Minimum GPA:
2.5
Class Standing:
Graduate, Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Areas of Study:
Anthropology, Arts, Biology, Cultural Studies, Dance, Environmental Studies, Health, History, Internships, Latin American Studies, Political Science, Theatre
Target Language:
Spanish
Program Description:
 
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Study in Puntarenas, Costa Rica
  • Live in a small seaside fishing town on the Pacific Ocean with ferry access to the Nicoya Peninsula.
  • Enroll in Spanish courses, and/or in Ecological Studies courses—which include field experience and the opportunity to participate in independent research, internships, or volunteer activities at field-related institutions.
  • Savor your proximity to breathtaking national parks and nature reserves.
  • Discover interesting and beautiful destinations on included field trips.
                                                                                                   
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Quick Details
Available Terms
Two summer sessions
January (3-week session) 
Fall or Spring semester  
Yearlong 


Programs Of Study
Spanish Language and Literature Studies, Latin American Studies, and Ecology

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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