Sunset in Costa Rica

Discover why Costa Rica has been called the “Switzerland of Central America.” Costa Rica is one of the world’s most ecologically and bio-diverse regions with over 500,000 species calling it home. The relatively small country offers something for all students whether that be the bustling metropolis of San Jose or the sandy beaches of the Caribbean coast. From health care to ecology and everything in between, Costa Rica offers programs related to several majors with courses taught in English and Spanish.  Check out our blog for some program highlights and start living pura vida! 

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Learning extends beyond the classroom at the University of Arkansas. Our students interview Tibetan refugees in India, study art and economics at our Rome Center, engage in community development in Belize, Mozambique and Vietnam, and make lasting connections at partner universities all over the world.

Options abound, with programs that last from two weeks up to a full year abroad. Financial aid and scholarships are available to support students.

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