Study Abroad in Monteverde

17 Study Abroad Programs in Monteverde

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Participants in this Institute for Global Studies program will assist curators in the running of a butterfly garden in Costa Rica. Interns will help on all levels of the operation: butterfly collection, interpretation to the public, and maintenance of the facility. This is a great opportunity to learn about the diversity of Monteverde through the wings of its most spectacular creatures. The int...

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Some experts claim that Costa Rica is a best-case example for sustainable development. Others see its well-intentioned efforts in eco-tourism backfiring for lack of proper infrastructure. Join CIEE in Monteverde, a small, international community nestled along the edge of a cloud forest, to learn about tropical conservation, development, and sustainability. Nearly half of your time will be spent...

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Costa Rica is perhaps best known for its ecological diversity and the abolition of its army. In lieu of a military, it has an "army" of teachers and healthcare workers, positioning Costa Rica uniquely in the region in terms of human development. In addition to internships in education and the public health sector, ICADS' internship program offers over 65 placements in areas of areas of environm...

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Spanish Abroad, Inc. offers Spanish language immersion programs with some of the finest language schools in Latin America and Spain. Our Spanish study abroad programs in Costa Rica have classes starting every Monday of the year. This means you can start the Spanish study abroad when you like. Spanish classes at the Spanish language schools can be as short as 1-2 weeks and can last up to a p...

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The Academia Tica Travelling Classroom program (TCP) in Costa Rica gives students an integral traveling vacation to complement language learning. It brings together popular activities and excursions, as well as local knowledge, for an authentic experience that goes beyond conventional tourism. It is a combination of nature, leisure, wildlife, and Latin American culture. The students will learn ...

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CELL's unique study abroad programs focus on sustainability through community and are designed for students who believe that they can make a difference in the world: students who would like to play an active role in creating long-term solutions to problems facing our global communities and environment. Semester programs consist of a combination of structured course work, field-learning experien...

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Travel to Costa Rica to explore Neotropical systems, including lowland rain forest and cloud forest. Investigate the biotic, physical, and cultural forces that affect tropical biodiversity. We will focus on the theory and practice of inquiry in understanding local ecosystems. All students will have the chance to conduct an investigation of the local ecosystem, asking their own questions, collec...

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Get a general introduction to the complex heritage and social evolution of Costa Rica that focuses on the historical development and present-day dynamics of economy, society, natural resources, and culture in this program from the University of Louisiana--Lafayette. Students in the program will gain a deeper understanding of cultural identity within what is considered the most economically and ...

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Study English and Biology at the MEI International Academy in Costa Rica. The program combines grade 12 Biology and English courses. It provides students with the opportunity to immerse in Central America, one of the world's most biodiverse regions. As they explore the hidden gems of Costa Rica and Brazil, students get the chance to experience a range of adventure activities, including collecti...

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This semester program in Costa Rica offered by the Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS), will get you into the field and learning how to design, implement, analyze, and present your own ecological research projects. By doing this in a country that is not your own, you will experience a cultural exchange that will allow you to broaden your academic and personal horizons. Conservation in th...