Semester Terms

Center for International Programs

2016-2017 Academic Year

Fall and Spring semesters offer 12 or 16 week programs. Students may mix and match from English Taught Courses, Spanish Taught Courses, Spanish Language Courses and Study with Locals.

Intensive Spanish Language courses are offered in 4 week segments in Basic, Intermediate and Advanced levels. Once a student has completed a level, he/she may continue to the next.

Elective courses are offered for a 12 or 16 week period. Most are in English, while Spanish Taught electives focus on literature and linguistics.

Study with Locals courses run for 13-15 weeks, with 3 semesters per year (Fall, Spring I and Spring II). These courses are taught entirely in Spanish, and focus on Art, Architecture and Design.

16 Week Semester Options

EXAMPLE 1:
4 Spanish learning courses only
4 Intensive Spanish learning courses
$3,400.00
NO ENGLISH/ SPANISH TAUGHT COURSES
Homestay (112 days)
$3,248.00
Airport Pickup
$35.00
Materials
$164.00
Student Excursion Package A
$560.00
Registration Fee
$195.00
TOTAL
$7,602.00
EXAMPLE 2:
2 Spanish learning courses & 3 English/Spanish taught courses (48 hours)
2 Intensive Spanish learning courses
$1,700.00
3 English/Spanish taught courses (48 hours)
$2,385.00
Homestay (112 days)
$3,248.00
Airport Pickup
$35.00
Materials
$246.00
Student Excursion Package A
$560.00
Registration Fee
$195.00
TOTAL
$8,369.00
EXAMPLE 3:
2 Spanish learning courses & 2 English/Spanish taught courses (48 h.) + 1 English/Spanish taught course (60 h.)
2 Intensive Spanish learning courses
$1,700.00
2 English/Spanish taught courses (48 h.) + 1 English/Spanish taught course (60 h.)
$2,600.00
Homestay (112 days)
$3,248.00
Airport Pickup
$35.00
Materials
$246.00
Student Excursion Package A
$560.00
Registration Fee
$195.00
TOTAL
$8,584.00

Please refer to Tuition & Fees for more information on pricing.

NOTE: Semesters including Easter week require an additional 7 days of homestay.

Study with Locals

EXAMPLE 1:
STUDY WITH LOCALS (2-3 hours/week)
4 Study with Locals courses
$2,080.00
Homestay (105 days)
$3,045.00
Airport Pickup
$35.00
Materials subject to the courses
Student Excursion Package A
$560.00
Registration Fee
$195.00
TOTAL
$5,915.00
EXAMPLE 2:
STUDY WITH LOCALS (4 hours/week) + 1 English/Spanish taught course
4 Study with Locals courses
$2,640.00
1 English/ Spanish taught courses (60 hours)
$1,010.00
Homestay (112 days)
$3,248.00
Airport Pickup
$35.00
Materials (subject to the courses)
Student Excursion Package A
$560.00
Registration Fee
$195.00
TOTAL
$7,688.00
EXAMPLE 3:
STUDY WITH LOCALS (6 hours/week) + 2 English/Spanish taught courses (16 Weeks)
4 Study with Locals courses
$3,520.00
2 English/ Spanish taught courses (60 hours)
$2,020.00
Homestay (112 days)
$3,248.00
Airport Pickup
$35.00
Materials (subject to the courses)
Student Excursion Package A
$560.00
Registration Fee
$195.00
TOTAL
$9,578.00

In Study with Locals courses, students integrate with Costa Rican students in the areas of Advertising Design, Architecture, Digital Animation, Interior Space Design, Photography and Product Design.

Please refer to Tuition & Fees for more information on pricing.

12 Week Semester Options

EXAMPLE 1:
3 Spanish learning courses only
3 Intensive Spanish learning courses
$2,550.00
NO ENGLISH/SPANISH TAUGHT COURSES
Homestay (84 days)
$2,436.00
Airport Pickup
$35.00
Materials
$164.00
Student Excursion Package A
$560.00
Registration Fee
$195.00
TOTAL
$5,940.00
EXAMPLE 2:
1 Spanish learning course & 3 English/Spanish taught courses (48 hours)
1 Intensive Spanish course
$850.00
3 English/Spanish taught courses (48 hours)
$2,385.00
Homestay (84 days)
$2,436.00
Airport Pickup
$35.00
Materials
$164.00
Student Excursion Package A
$560.00
Registration Fee
$195.00
TOTAL
$6,625.00
EXAMPLE 3:
1 Spanish learning course & 2 English/Spanish taught courses (48 h.) + 1 English/Spanish taught course (60 h.)
1 Intensive Spanish course
$850.00
2 Elect. (48 h.) + 1 Elect. (60 h.)
$2,600.00
Homestay (84 days)
$2,436.00
Airport Pickup
$35.00
Materials
$164.00
Student Excursion Package A
$560.00
Registration Fee
$195.00
TOTAL
$6,840.00

Please refer to Tuition & Fees for more information on pricing.