Academic Programs International (API)
U of A applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
U of A Application Deadline
U of A Decision Date
** If you are applying for an external program, please note the U of A application deadline listed may be different than the external program provider's application deadline.
Study Abroad Advisor:
Bumpers College: Madison Barnes, College of Architecture & Design: Brian Poepsel, College of Education & Health Professions: Madison Barnes, College of Engineering: Brian Poepsel, Fulbright College: Katie Sabo, Walton College: Megan Hull
Architecture, Art, Biology, Business (Economics), Business (General), Business (Mktg & Logistics), Communication, Community Health Promotion, Environmental Soil & Water Sci, Food, Human Nutrition & Hsptly, History, Humanities, Photography, Plant Science, Psychology, Spanish
API prides itself on including as much as possible in our program fees to make sure that you have a full and rewarding experience abroad. Here’s a quick list of the most common pieces we include in an API program:
Get inspired while you’re studying and explore the culture of this destination! Explore historic sites, ecological wonders, and the beautiful countryside. Sample excursions for Costa Rica include:
Bocas Del Toro, Panama
Volcán Arenal & Fortuna
Valle De Orosí
Why Choose API?
Within the supportive environment of the API programs, API participants are encouraged to explore their host communities and become increasingly independent and confident in their own abilities. We strive to make international educational experiences accessible to as many participants as possible, and, as such, work to provide multiple program components at a low program cost.
“API helped make the most of my study abroad experience in Costa Rica and I can honestly say that my entire experience would not have been anywhere near as exciting without API.”
Bradley M. | API Costa Rica Alum
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