Program Details

Spanish for Health Professionals in Costa Rica lets you learn career-oriented Spanish while also taking a health-related course taught in English. This 5-week program takes place during the second summer session at Universidad Veritas, a private universit
San Jose, Costa Rica
Program Type:
Study Abroad
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Program Overview

Program Description:

Spanish for Health Professionals in Costa Rica is designed for students preparing to enter any healthcare field who would benefit from Spanish proficiency. This program offers a health course taught in English and a Spanish-language course focused on health-related vocabulary. You’ll be based in the vibrant capital of San José at Universidad Veritas. When you aren’t studying, you can explore nearby volcanoes, zip line over the rainforest, hit the beach, and sip some of the best coffee in the world with classmates at a local café!

Setting Description:
Study in a warm, inviting climate when you come to Costa Rica! The country’s year-round warm weather and peaceful culture have made it a favorite destination for people around the world. It has been labeled as one of the happiest and greenest nations on the planet, which makes it the perfect place to spend a summer! Bordered on both sides by the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans, Costa Rica offers tons of beautiful beaches and shorelines to explore. You can swim, surf, and even watch leatherback turtles lay eggs on the beach! Additionally, much of the country is protected as national parks, making it easy to see unspoiled rainforests and rivers during your stay there. Go whitewater rafting, zip lining, and hiking on volcanoes, or just take time to appreciate the vast amount of biodiversity in Costa Rica. You’ll also love living in San José, where the locals are known for being friendly and welcoming. Explore all of the various restaurants, clubs, concerts, and more that this bustling
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