Intern Abroad in Costa Rica

103 Internships Abroad Programs in Costa Rica

Intern in Costa Rica with Cultural Embrace by API

Cultural Embrace by API offers internship positions in San Jose and Manuel Antonio. Interns can work in a variety of industries such as business, environmental, education, hospitality, tourism, medical and health, and social services. Internships include room and board, airport pickup, visa assistance, Spanish lessons, and medical and travel insurance, among many other services.

ELI-Experiential Learning International

Whether you are a student, a professional, or a retiree, there is a wide world to explore, with endless opportunities to learn. Welcome to ELI, a non-profit organization that creates volunteer, internship, and study abroad opportunities for the globally-minded who want a travel experience that goes beyond the ordinary.

Global Vision International

Global Vision International offers internship programs in Costa Rica. Students explore remote areas in the Costa Rican rain forest, as they work on important conservation projects with dedicated staff. Students also experience cultural activities and local excursions.


CISabroad features internship placements in Costa Rica that help students gain practical skills related to their field of interest. The international work experience gives students the much-needed boost to their resume, while giving them ample time to explore nearby volcanoes, have a zip-lining adventure in the rain forest, and plunge into the Costa Rican culture.

Intern with ISA-ELAP in Costa Rica

Based in Costa Rica, this ISA-ELAP internship program offers comprehensive placements that are meant to inspire personal and professional growth, promote language proficiency, and encourage purposeful community engagement. Placements are available in the areas of Arts/Culture, Communications, Environment/Sustainability, Policy/Human Rights, Technology, Business/Marketing, Education, Health Care...

Institute for Cultural Ecology

Join the Institute for Global Studies and work with a company in Costa Rica for a year. Worldwide participants can become immersed in the local culture while gaining international work experience in the cities of San Carlos, San Jose, or Santa Clara. Internship placements include subjects such as Marine Science, Sports Management, and Political Science.

Internship Programs with Projects Abroad

Prospective interns from all over the globe can join the Projects Abroad internship abroad program in Costa Rica. This environmental wonderland is an ideal destination for those who are looking to intern somewhere with great biodiversity and a vibrant culture. A large number of internship options are offered including Spanish Language, Journalism, and Health Sciences.

Dream Careers

In today’s competitive global economy, international internship experience is a valuable addition to any portfolio. With Dream Careers, create your own internship success by taking advantage of our internship placement guarantee.

Intern in Costa Rica with Adelante Abroad

Live and work in San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica, on an internship program with Adelante International Internships and Study Abroad. Select a placement from a broad range of industries, including: Environmental Conservation, Travel, and Rural Tourism. Participants should be at least 18 years old and have some degree of Spanish comprehension.

Maximo Nivel: Volunteer and Internships in Costa Rica

Maximo Nivel offers internship programs in Costa Rica. The placements give students and international travellers the chance to develop skills as they work in an international setting. Participants may also do in-depth study on a specific subject area.


ICAD offers structured internships in Costa Rica. The programs involve immersion that lets participants apply theoretical concepts to real-world situations. The staff evaluates individual interests, needs, and Spanish proficiency to help participants find the right placement for them.

Temple University

Delve into the Costa Rican health sector with Temple University's summer public health intern program. The internship, designed for students with a background in health sciences like medicine and psychology, places participants in public health centers in the city of San Jose and several rural areas, where they have the chance to learn more about the country's health concerns.