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Medical Internship—Costa Rica | Guatemala | Peru


Costa Rica: San Jose
Guatemala: Antigua
Peru: Cusco


Throughout the year


Programs start every Monday, year-round.


You must be currently enrolled in a a qualified pre-med university program or attending medical school. Nursing interns must also be currently enrolled in Nursing School. Physical Therapy interns must also be currently enrolled in a qualified Bachelor's or Master's program in Physical Therapy. Proof of enrollment will be required during your registration process.

Medical programs require interns to have an intermediate level of Spanish at minimum. If your Spanish is not at the required level (based on interview), you will need to complete up to 80 hours of online or on-site Spanish classes with a qualified Maximo Nivel instructor prior to the start of your internship.

Intern Types

  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Physical Therapy


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

All inclusive programs range from USD $1,925

Program Fees Include:

- Airport pick-up
- Personalized internship placement based on your skills and interests
- Safe, comfortable housing with breakfast and dinner included Monday - Sunday.
- In-country orientation, safety presentation, and walking tour
- 1 hour/day of private Spanish language classes
- Free access to high-speed internet and modern computers
- Free Office-wide WiFi
- Home-base facilities and multi-lingual team support 7 days/week
- In field support from your internship supervisor and our professional Field Managers
- Free Salsa lessons
- Free Cooking lessons
- Free Tandem Conversation Program
- Free Spanish books and language study materials
- Activities calendar
- A toll-free emergency hotline in the U.S.

Experience Required


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 day