** 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.
GPA (Minimum Requirement):
Freshman, Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Academic Areas of Study:
Architecture and Design, Area Studies, Arts and Theatre, Biology, Business, Communication, Journalism, and Media Studies, Economics, Environmental Studies, History, Law, Linguistics, Medicine, Organizational Studies, Political Science, Psychology, Public Administration, Sociology
Language of Instruction:
Homestay or Host Family
Payment Value 1:
AIFS Study Abroad in San Jose, Costa Rica: Semester or Academic Year
Earn up to 23 credits through a wide variety of courses when you study with AIFS in San José, Costa Rica. AIFS in San Jose offers unique academic opportunities: Spanish and Humanities Studies, Environmental Sciences or an Internship and Spanish Program. Live in a homestay and enjoy cultural activities such as walking tours of the city, Costa Rican cooking classes, and visits to local museums and historical sites. A 3-day trip to Arenal Volcano, hot springs and the Monteverde Cloud Forest, a 3-day trip to Manuel Antonio National Park, and a day trip to Poas Volcano and La Paz Waterfall are included. Optional trips are, a 3-day trip to Granada, Nicaragua, and a 2-day hiking and rafting trip to Sarapiqui.
AIFS is recognized as the premium provider of study abroad programs. Our all-inclusive program fees cover tuition and housing with $800,000 in scholarship and grant funding available each year. A meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service are also included. Since 1964, over 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.