Academic Programs International (API) at the International Center for Development Studies

Academic Programs International (API)
Jeramy Johnson
301 Camp Craft Rd, Ste 100
Austin, TX  78746-6501
Phone: (512) 600-8900
Fax: (512) 600-8999
Western Hemisphere: Costa Rica: San Jose

Host Inst.: International Center for Development Studies, Universidad Latina de Costa Rica

Dates: Jan-Apr, Aug-Nov

Subject: Biodiversity, Development studies, Ecology and environmental studies, Economics, Human development, Human rights, International relations, Latin American studies, Political science and politics, Spanish language

Level: Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Grads, Adults, Teachers, Professionals
Requires: 2.75 GPA, official transcript, letter of recommendation
Age Min: 18

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 15
Grad Credit: Avail
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: $12,980-14,280 per term
Cost Include: all meals, cultural activities, evacuation insurance, excursions, health insurance, housing included, laundry, on-site dir, on-site svcs, orient, tuition
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $10,000 to $15,000 not incl intl travel

Instruction Language: English, Spanish
Format: Lang study, Lecture, Seminar, Volunteer svc
Students: US & intl

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: homestays

Deadline: Oct 20 for winter/spring; Jun 10 fall/yr

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 2008
Orientation Location: in US & abroad
Orientation Description: online orientation, on-site orient & language review
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity
Misc: Resident dir, housing, meals, tuition, transcript, excursions & cultural events.
Financial Aid: scholarships