Study Abroad in Costa Rica Summer 2016

Earn 6 credit hours of upper level Spanish in two online courses and spend THREE WEEKS in Costa Rica!! (Students who have completed S150 or higher can enroll)


  • S290/S390: Costa Rican Literature
  • S290/S390: Costa Rican History

$2000 Scholarship for IU East Students!
(AND possibilities for more!!!)

  • 3 weeks Spanish immersion in Costa Rica
    • Week 1 travel with expert naturalist tour guide
    • Weeks 2 & 3 take courses at the Institute for Central American Development Studies & live with Costa Rican host families
  • Earn 6 Credits in two upper level Spanish courses
  • Travel May 30–June 19
  • Increase Fluency!!!

$3212 includes all air and ground travel, most meals, hotels, park entrances, homestays, classes at the Institute for Central American Development Studies, museums, volcanos, visits to indigenous community and migrant community, zip line canopy tour, rafting, coffee plantation, dance class, and MORE!

For more information contact:

Christine Nemcik, 812-322-3497 (text),

Dianne Moneypenny,

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