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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Program Type: Affiliate
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Academic Level: Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Housing Options: Homestay Areas of Study: Architecture, Art History, Arts, Biology, Botany, Business, Communication, Culture, Ecology, Economics, Environmental Studies, Fashion Design, Film, Gender Studies, Health & Human Services, History, Interior Design, International Business, International Relations, International Studies, Internships, Latin American Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marine Science, Marketing, Peace & Conflict Studies, Philosophy, Photography, Political Science, Pre-Health, Psychology, Public Health, Religion/Theology, Social Policy & Administration, Sociology, Spanish, Tourism, Women's Studies
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San José, Costa Rica
Spend a semester or academic year in San José with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 23 credits per semester from Universidad Veritas through various courses and internship opportunities. Courses are taught in English and Spanish. No previous Spanish language study is required for most programs.

Universidad Veritas offers an internship program and volunteer opportunities. Their Spanish Language and Internship Program welcomes students with an advanced level of Spanish. It combines a 4-week Spanish language course with a 12-week internship placement based on your major. 

You’ll enjoy cultural and social activities including: 
  • Costa Rican cooking classes
  • Visits to local museums and historical sites
  • A 3-day trip to Arenal Volcano, Hot Springs and Monteverde Cloud Forest
  • A 3-day trip to the beautiful Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Day trip Poás Volcano, Doka Coffee Estate and Sarchi artisans.
Optional excursions include a 2-day trip hiking and rafting in Sarapiquí and a 4-day trip to Panama.
 
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Offering more than $800,000 in scholarships, grants & financial support each year!  
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.
 
     
 

 






Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 10/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission 01/04/2020 05/02/2020

** This program follows a 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.