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  • Locations: San Ramon, Costa Rica
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: USAC 
  • Restrictions: U of A applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year U of A Application Deadline U of A Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2024 04/01/2024
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Rolling Admission 08/23/2024 12/14/2024
Academic Year 2024-2025 04/01/2024
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Rolling Admission 08/23/2024 05/10/2025
Spring 2025 11/01/2024 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** 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.

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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Advisor: Bumpers College: Miranda Behrends, College of Architecture & Design: Brian Poepsel, College of Education & Health Professions: Miranda Behrends, College of Engineering: Madison Barnes, Fulbright College: Katie Sabo, Walton College: Kat Stoddard Type of Program: External
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5 Credit Hours Available: Between 12-18 Credit Hours
Area of Study: Anthropology, Biology, Business (Economics), Dance, English, Environmental Soil & Water Sci, Food, Human Nutrition & Hsptly, Health Science, Humanities, Plant Science, Political Science, Spanish Program Duration: 4-8 Weeks, Academic Year, Semester
Credit Type: Transfer Credit Language Courses Offered: Yes
Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Open to non-U of A students?: No
Open to Graduate Students?: No Click here for a definition of this term Automatic Discounts: $385/any term, STAB Scholarship
Housing Options: Homestay COVID-19 Vaccination: Vendor strongly recommends (USAC); https://studyabroad.uark.edu/pandemic-studyabroad/
Program Description:
 
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San Ramon
 
Study in San Ramon, Costa Rica

 
  • Study upper-division science courses in an ideal location for ecology, biology, and health science majors who also want to develop their Spanish language skills. Small class sizes and many opportunities for fieldwork, independent research, internships, and/or volunteering complement the classroom experience.
 
  •  Get hands-on experiential learning about local flora and fauna in field study courses.
 
  • Explore interesting, beautiful areas of Costa Rica on field trips.
 
  • Enjoy a small-town atmosphere with easy access to the best of Costa Rica: cultural, historic, and urban highlights as well as the Pacific coast.

     
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Quick Details
 
Available Terms
Two summer sessions 
Fall or Spring semester  
Yearlong  


Programs Of Study

Spanish Language, Latin American Culture, Life and Sciences

Language of Instruction
English /Spanish

 
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