Study Abroad in Eastern Lowlands

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Pursuing Sustainable Development: Urban and Rural Experience

The International Center for Development Studies and EARTH University offer you a ground-breaking program that focuses on sustainable development in urban and rural contexts. This program includes intense fieldwork with classroom engagement. It examines different sustainable development and resource management models used in Costa Rica to protect biodiversity while promoting socioeconomic benef...

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Panama: Tropical Ecology, Marine Ecosystems and Biodiversity Conservation

Study tropical ecology in one of the world’s most ecologically diverse countries, and explore the critical environmental and social issues affecting its conservation. This program provides students with an immersive opportunity to study in one of the world’s most diverse ecological environments. Topics of study include tropical forest ecology; marine and wetland ecology; mammal and bird co...

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Coast-to-Coast Abroad: Costa Rica, Panama, and Nicaragua

What’s the best way to explore two Central American countries? Go on a cross-country expedition with Outward Bound Costa Rica and trek from the Caribbean to the Pacific! Our Coast to Coast Expedition Semester is an 85-day course with an immersive journey on foot through valleys and lush rainforests for 26 days. You will have the opportunity to brush up on your Spanish and immerse in Costa Ri...

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The Art & Science of Saving Species in Costa Rica

Travel to Costa Rica's Tortugeuro National Park, home to many protected species, such as the leatherback sea turtle, and the jaguar. This study abroad program explains the science behind conservation and it aims to challenge artists or designers to use their skills to communicate our role in saving endangered species in Costa Rica and beyond. We will address questions such as: What concepts...

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Costa Rica & Nicaragua Sea Turtle Ecology

Before experiencing the thrill of working with turtles in the wild, experience the thrills of the Costa Rican jungle. The Class III rapids of the Sarapiqui don't disappoint. Next, we settle into our Field Station on the beaches of Tortuguero. Get down in the trenches, assisting biologists by marking turtle nests, counting eggs, and more. From there it's off to El Ostinal, Nicaragua, to explore ...

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College Service Learning Trips to Costa Rica

EcoTeach works with conservation and community projects in Costa Rica that are inspired and managed by local Costa Ricans. We want to help you be an integral part of a learning experience to remember by participating in hands-on conservation work that might include working with endangered sea turtles, building smokeless stoves for migrant coffee workers, accompanying scientists on research boat...

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Butterfly Garden

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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Costa Rica Sea Turtle Ecology Program

If you wish to pursue a career in the field of ecology or wildlife conservation, sign up for the nine-day Sea Turtle Ecology Program in Costa Rica. In partnership with the Endangered Wildlife Trust, you will take part in a conservation effort aimed at leatherback sea turtles. You will take up more than 30 hours of coursework and instruction in subjects like sea turtle biology, research methodol...

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Social Justice and Development Internship Program Costa Rica

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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Academia Tica: Travelling Classroom Program

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 ...