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  • Locations: San José, Costa Rica
  • Program Terms: Jan Term, Summer, Summer I, Summer II, Summer III, Winter
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  • Program Sponsor: CEA Study Abroad 
Fact Sheet:
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Class Standing: Junior, Senior, Sophomore Minimum GPA: 2.75
Language of Instruction: Spanish Areas of Study: Spanish (Language)
Housing Options: Apartment, Homestay Program Provider: CEA Study Abroad
IC Program, Exchange Program, Affiliated Program: Affiliated Program Domestic or Abroad: Study Abroad Program
Program Description:

Study Abroad in San José

The Intensive Spanish Language Program allows students of all language levels to improve their language proficiency in a short time frame. Your language courses will focus on oral comprehension and expression, listening comprehension, and grammar components appropriate to your language level. By immersing yourself in the Pura Vida lifestyle you’ll find San Jose to be the perfect place to practice your budding language skills.

 Semester/Term Eligibility Requirements Rec. Semester Credits
 Semester  2.60 Min GPA; High School Graduate; All levels of Spanish  15
 Summer  2.60 Min GPA; High School Graduate; All levels of Spanish  5
 Short-Term  2.60 Min GPA; High School Graduate; All levels of Spanish  5


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Where You'll Study

Our partner institution, Veritas University, is known for its commitment to students from around the world; about 25% of the 2,000-member student body is international. Veritas offers a range of courses in fields like architecture, business, cultural studies, design, environmental science, health sciences, studio arts, and zoology. Courses are taught in English, and Spanish Language courses are available for all levels. The spacious, modern campus is located in the quiet Zapote District, just east of downtown San José and home to the Casa Presidencial. Students receive a transcript from Veritas University upon completion of the program.

What's Included

  • Pre-Departure Advising
  • Airport Pickup
  • Housing
  • 24/7 Onsite Emergency Assistance
  • Excursions & Cultural Activities
  • and more

Excursions

  • Granada, Nicaragua
  • Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna
  • Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Monteverde Cloud Forest
  • and more

Funding Options

CEA has several ways to help you fund your program, including scholarships, grants, and vouchers. Find out more about what we have to offer.

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