International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987

Semester / Trimester

Spanish Language, Latin American Studies & Courses with Locals -Universidad Latina - Heredia

Designed for students at the advanced level of the Spanish language (4 or more semesters of college-level Spanish), this program is an ideal option for those hoping to have an immersive experience in Costa Rica.

You will have the opportunity to take classes from the regular course listing at the Universidad Latina, where you will learn alongside Costa Rican students and be taught by faculty at the university. You will also be able to enroll in a variety of Latin American Studies and Spanish Language courses, where you will benefit from intimate classroom settings with fellow ISA students.


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Course Information

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.


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