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  • Locations: San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring / Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CEA Study Abroad 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring / Summer 2021 01/29/2021 02/01/2021 TBA TBA
Fall 2021 06/04/2021 06/11/2021 TBA TBA
Spring / Summer 2022 01/28/2022 02/04/2022 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Click here for a definition of this term Class Standing: 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Advertising, Business, Communication, Education, Environmental Studies, Health Science, Hospitality Management, International Relations, Internships, Marketing, Political Science, Psychology, Public Relations, Social Work, Spanish, Tourism Housing: Homestay, Other
Program Type: Internship Abroad, Study Abroad
Program Description:

Study Abroad in San José

Dive into a country renowned for its amazing biodiversity and rich Latin American culture. The Study + Internship in San José program allows you to make steady progress toward your academic degree while developing practical skills in fields such as visual arts, finance, tourism, and more. You have the option to take courses at Veritas University alongside your internship during the summer and semester programs.  

 Semester/TermEligibility RequirementsRec. Semester Credits
 Semester 2.75 Min GPA; 1 year of college at time of application; Spanish language level of intermediate & above 12-21
 Summer 2.75 Min GPA; 1 year of college at time of application; Spanish language level of intermediate & above 6-7


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Where You'll Study

Located in downtown San José, the CEA San José Center – Extension courses are designed to increase your understanding of the diverse history, politics, culture, economics, and art of Costa Rica’s capital. The University of New Haven oversees the entire approval process surrounding CEA Study Center – Extensions, including faculty and courses.
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. Students receive a transcript from Veritas University and University of New Haven, CEA's School of Record, upon the completion of their program.

 
 

What's Included

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

Excursions

  • 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.

Learn more about funding