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Study abroad in Costa Rica, one of the most beautiful countries in the world. The program is based in Heredia, one of Costa Rica’s first colonial cities which is now a colorful and exciting university town outside of the capital, San José. Explore the verdant cloud forests and tropical coastlines while immersing yourself in the Spanish language and culture. The Arcos Learning Abroad program offers a wide variety of academic options making this a desirable study abroad destination for a wide-range of students. Programs include tuition, housing with a homestay, excursions, cultural activities, insurance and dedicated resident directors.
Students earn 3 credits during the Winter Break. Listed below are the course options available:
Spanish Language & Electives:
Lower and upper division Spanish language courses
Latin American Literature
Latin American Civilization & Culture
Excursions & Cultural Activities
Rain Forest, Hot Springs & La Fortuna Waterfall (Arenal Volcano region)
** 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.