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  • Locations: San Ramon, Costa Rica
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Year
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  • Program Sponsor: USAC 
  • Restrictions: UMass Boston/Dartmouth/Lowell applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 10/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission 01/10/2020 05/08/2020

** Indicates 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.
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Who can apply: UMass Boston Students, UMass Dartmouth Students, UMass Lowell Students Language of Instruction: English, Spanish
Class Status: 2-sophomore, 3-junior, 4-senior, 5-grad student Housing Options: Homestay
Areas of Study: Biology, Dance, Economics, English, Environmental/Sustainability Studies, Health Sciences/Public Health, Nutrition, Political Science/International Relations, Sociology/Anthropology, Spanish Studies Program Category: study abroad
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Program Type: Partner-led
Semester Program Cost Level: $ Winter/Summer Program Cost Level: $$
Budget Friendly: Yes
Program Description:
 
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Southern Costa Rica Tour, San Ramon
 
Study in San Ramón, 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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Available Terms
Two summer sessions 
Fall or Spring semester  
Yearlong 


Programs Of Study
Life and Health Sciences, Spanish Language, and Latin American Studies

Language of Instruction
English /Spanish
USAC is a non-profit organization that offers programs in 28 countries, with many locations unique for study abroad.
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