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CEA San Jose, Costa Rica - Spanish Language, Liberal Arts & Sciences
San Jose, Costa Rica (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
Spring,
Summer
Program Website: Click Here for Additional Information
Program Sponsor: CEA Study Abroad 
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 10/15/2017
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Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 04/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer 2018 04/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** 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.

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Fact Sheet:
Area of Study:
Anthropology, Architecture, Art History, Biological & Environmental Sciences, Business, Communication, Dance, Earth Science, Ecology, Economics, Film, Health, History, Humanities, Logistics / Supply-Chain Management, Philosophy, Political Science, Social Science, Spanish, Zoology
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Program Model:
Direct
Language(s) of Instruction:
English, Spanish
Housing:
Apartment (Shared), Homestay
Years of Eligibility:
Freshman, Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Program Description:
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What's Included

CEA offers a wide variety of services and amenities, Below is a list of what is included in your program price.

  • MyCEA Account
  • Pre-departure Assistance
  • Airport Reception
  • Onsite Orientation
  • International Staff Support
  • Housing
  • Excursions
  • Cultural Activities
  • and more...

Excursions

  • Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Póas Volcano and La Paz Waterfall Gardens
  • Puerto Viejo
  • and more...

Study Abroad with CEA in San José, Costa Rica

Veritas University

This program is designed for students of all language levels who wish to become more comfortable with the Spanish language, and be immersed into the Costa Rican culture of peace, democracy and environmental preservation. Regardless of the chosen subject area, this program will provide a comprehensive base in the liberal arts, while giving the opportunity to gain further insight into the identity of Latin America today.

Session/Term Eligibility Requirements Rec. Semester
Credits
Semester All Language Levels; Min. 2.6 GPA 14 - 20
Early Start Sem. All Language Levels; Min. 2.6 GPA 22 - 24
Summer All Language Levels; Min. 2.6 GPA 3 - 9

Experience San José

The capital city of Costa Rica, San José boasts about 1.4 million people and is situated in the Central Valley – guarded by majestic volcanoes and tropical rainforests. The city also is just a few hours away from the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean. San José is considered the cradle of Costa Rica's 186-year-old democracy, and the country has not had a standing army since 1948. Costa Rica takes great pride in the fact that it has more teachers than policemen. Its former President, Oscar Arias, received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1987.

Renowned for its natural beauty, enlightened conservation and friendly people, San José draws visitors from all over the world. CEA students can look forward to experiencing the Costa Rican attractions and lifestyle through trips to Arenal Volcano and hot spring pools, zip lining through Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve and experiencing first-hand the unique, Jamaican English culture in Puerto Viejo.


CEA provides study abroad programs in 13 countries and 22 cities around the world. Contact your CEA Admissions Counselor today: 1-800-266-4441


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