API Gap Year - Costa Rica: Sustainability and Environmental
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API Gap Year - Costa Rica: Sustainability and Environmental

Subjects & Courses

  • Conservation & Preservation
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Marine Biology
  • Spanish
  • Sustainable Development

Gap Year Types

  • Adventure Travel
  • Experiential Learning
  • Study Abroad
  • Wilderness

Focus Areas

  • Gap Year

Program Duration

3-6 Months

Year(s) Offered


Terms Available

Fall, Spring

Age Requirement

Open to All Ages

Participation Guidelines

American and Canadian Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

* Pre-Departure Services:
- Advising
- Pre-departure Orientation
- Social Networking
- Scholarship Opportunities

* On-Site Services:
- On-site Staff
- On-site Orientation
- Housing
- Meals
- Community Involvement and Volunteer Opportunities
- Medical and Life Insurance
- Day Trips and Cultural Excursions
- Social, Recreational and Cultural Activities
- Learning and Development Badge Program

* Post-Program Services:
- Post-Program Evaluation
- Alumni Network and more!

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Language Skills Required

  • Spanish

Experience Required


Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcript
  • Written Application

Scholarships Offered

Contact Provider for Details