Spanish Language Immersion: Costa Rica

Costa Rica Language Academy

Program Dates (including travel): May 17 – June 14

 Costa Rica Pricing 2015

Cost Includes:

Course tuition, homestay accommodations with Costa Rican family, all breakfasts, dinners and laundry service.  International Student Identity Ca

rd & Emergency Coverage, International Medical Insurance, San Jose Airport Pick-up Service. 6 credit hours Spanish Language transferable to UCA.

Courses are held 5 hours per day Monday through Thursday.  Students will get credit for six (6) hours of electives. Normally those courses required for the major or minor in Spanish must be taken in residence.  Approval by Dept. of World Languages required.

In addition, CRLA offers the following services for UCA students:
Latin Dance Classes, Weekly Conversation Classes, Weekly Costa Rican Cooking Classes, 24-hour airport pick-up, Books and class materials, Internet service & Wireless internet access, Telephone for local calls & Mail service, Fresh coffee & fruit refreshments, Wholesaler tour rates for students (optional excursions/activities), Travel arrangements, bus ticket purchase and hotel reservations

Cost does NOT include:

Airfare & transportation fees, Lunches (available for purchase within walking distance or at the school), Weekend Excursions & Optional Activities.



HONC 3310: Honors Seminar

Course option offered on all language immersion study abroad programs with approval by Honors College. Please contact Patricia Smith, Director of Student Engagement •  McAlister 305A (501) 450-5295



Assisting Faculty

Dr. Jaime Zambrano • Irby Hall Room 207E • Department of World Languages, Literatures & Cultures

For more information regarding this experience, visit the website below.


Photo courtesy of Dr. Zambrano, Language Immersion Costa Rica 2014