Wanna come to Costa Rica?

Live an unforgettable learning experience that will help you discover how you can be an agent of change in the world!

Choose between any of our programs

Semester Abroad

This program is designed for students who want to develop
a broader understanding and practice of today's most
relevant topics by experiencing them in a completely
different environment from that of their home institution.

  • Neurocomunication
  • Technologies and Neurobusiness Today
  • Innovation and Change Management
  • Neuronegotiation Techniques
  • Intercultural Communication

As part of this program, students are enrolled in Spanish
classes and take part in service learning projects to ensure
they take the most out of this experience.

  • Calendar: Jan 6th - Apr 19th, 2025
  • 4 English courses: $3.440partners / $4.472 non-partners
  • Spanish courses (3 modules- 12 weeks): $1.020 partners /
  • Accommodation with host families: $2.000

Summer Abroad

Students can enjoy a fully immersive program while gaining credits that count towards their study plans.
Studying abroad during summer time is a perfect alternative for those looking for spending this short season exploring a new destination, enhancing their education and coming back to campus with refined skills and a broader world knowledge.

Courses available:

  • Project Management
  • Circular Economy
  • History & Culture of Costa Rica
  • Costa Rica's Language & Society

Participants in this program must enroll in our Spanish
courses as a mandatory co-requisite.

  • Calendar: July 7th to August 8th, 2025
  • 4 English courses: $3.140 partners / $4.082 non-partners
  • Spanish course (1 module- 4 weeks): $340 partners /
    $442 non-partners
  • Accommodation with host families: $2.000

Internship + Spanish Language

This internship abroad + Spanish language experience is
intended to provide students with the unique opportunity
to start their working career in an environment that will
challenge the knowledge and skills acquired during their
time at their home university.

An internship abroad allows students to explore their
interests in a new professional working environment,
refine the skills and professionalism needed to be
successful in future work endeavors.

While in Costa Rica, interns will benefit from
practicing/improving their Spanish language knowledge
and communication skills as they'll also broaden their
cultural perspective and understanding of Latin American

  • Calendar: September- December, 2025
  • Length: minimum 4 weeks up to 12 weeks
  • Partners $1.850 internship + Spanish module $340
  • Non-partners: $2.405 internship + Spanish $442

Click the button below if you want us to send you our application process or schedule a call/virtual meeting. We'll be happy to answer any questions and get to know you. 

Contact Us!

Verónica Castro R. 

Email: vcastro@universidaddesanjose.ac.cr

Director of International Programs & Partnerships