** 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.
Biology, Business, Communication, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, Environmental Studies, Independent Study, International Business, International Relations, Internships, Latin American Studies, Liberal Studies, Physical Education, Service Learning, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish
Earn up to 19 credits as a student intern abroad in Costa Rica; 2 years of college-level Spanish or the equivalent is required.
Live in a Costa Rican homestay.
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 and 4-day visit to Bocas del Toro, Panama.
Tuition and transcripts provided by the Universidad Veritas.
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.