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  • Locations: San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Program Terms: Academic Yr- Fall/Sp, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
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  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Semester 2020 01/01/2020 01/02/2020 01/04/2020 05/02/2020
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Architectual Studies, Art, Biological Sciences, Business and Adminstration, Cinema and Photography, Design, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, Fashion Design and Merchadising, Health Education, History, Hospitality and Tourism, Interior Design, International Studies, Internships, Kinesiology, Latino and Latin American Studies, Law, Liberal Arts*, Linguistics, Management, Marine Science*, Marketing, Peace Studies, Philosophy, Plant Biology, Political Science, Pre-Health*, Psychology, Radio-Television, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish, Women's Studies Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English, Spanish
Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Family Stay Click here for a definition of this term Class Status: 1-Freshman, 2-Sophomore, 3-Junior, 4-Senior
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5 Click here for a definition of this term Type of Experience: *Study Abroad, Internship, Volunteer/Service-Learning
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Direct/Program
Program Description:

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San José, Costa Rica
Spend a semester or academic year in San José with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 23 credits per semester from Universidad Veritas through various courses and internship opportunities. Courses are taught in English and Spanish. No previous Spanish language study is required for most programs.

Universidad Veritas offers an internship program and volunteer opportunities. Their Spanish Language and Internship Program welcomes students with an advanced level of Spanish. It combines a 4-week Spanish language course with a 12-week internship placement based on your major. 

You’ll enjoy cultural and social activities including: 
  • Costa Rican cooking classes
  • Visits to local museums and historical sites
  • A 3-day trip to Arenal Volcano, Hot Springs and Monteverde Cloud Forest
  • A 3-day trip to the beautiful Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Day trip Poás Volcano, Doka Coffee Estate and Sarchi artisans.
Optional excursions include a 2-day trip hiking and rafting in Sarapiquí and a 4-day trip to Panama.
 
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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.