Costa Rica

​​Explore Costa Rica and Get Credit for It!

Earn full-time college credits in Costa Rica while you explore an amazing world of volcanoes, jungles, beaches, and awesome tropical wildlife, thanks to a Ridgewater partnership with Education for Global Learning.

Costa Rica Highlights

  • Learn Spanish as you are immersed in the Costa Rica culture, living with a Costa Rica family and traveling on weekends.
  • Leave behind the cold Minnesota winters for the warmth of soothing 70- and 80-degree sunny days.
  • Earn 14 Minnesota Transfer Curriculum college credits: 
      • ENGL 211 Multicultural Literature
      • SOC 242 Sociology: Racial and Cultural Minorities
      • SPAN 210 Culture of Costa Rica
      • Spanish I, II, III or IV, depending on student level

When: Spring Semester 2018 – January 20-March 17, 2018
Cost: Approximately $8,000 (tuition included, airfare additional)

Spread your wings and see the world differently by checking out this amazing study abroad experience!

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