Student Exchange Programs in Costa Rica

Student Exchange Programs in Costa Rica

A student exchange program in Costa Rica will teach you about eco-tourism and allow you to improve your Spanish skills. Costa Rica is known for it's amazing natural richness. It is also a surfer’s paradise. A foreign exchange program in Costa Rica is an excellent way of learning about the vibrant culture and citizens of this country.

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EF Language Year Abroad

16 + years
6, 9 or 11 months
Abroad

Combine language and academic studies abroad at an accredited EF school to prepare for an international career or degree.

Destination: Costa Rica

EF Gap Year

Individual travel programs between high school and college

Get more out of college with an academic year or semester abroad that includes educational travel, language study, volunteer service, a work internship, and leadership development.

Destination: Costa Rica
City: all destinations Costa Rica

EF Languages Abroad

16 - 89
2-24 weeks
Abroad

Learn a language faster at an accredited EF school. Choose from 12 languages in 52 destinations. Start your course any Monday.

Destination: Costa Rica

Foreign Exchange Programs in Costa Rica

If you want to study Spanish in Latin America, a foreign exchange program in Costa Rica is ideal. We offer many different course lengths, intensities, and special subject classes, so you can build the course that's right for you. No matter how you design your program, you'll have plenty of time to enjoy the natural surroundings. Our student exchange programs in Costa Rica take place in our own school, where Costa Ricans can also take English classes. That means there's a mixture of foreign exchange students learning Spanish and Costa Ricans learning English. This unique setup makes for a memorable foreign exchange experience in Costa Rica.

Student Exchange Programs in Costa Rica

You can choose either a homestay or the student residence for accommodation during your student exchange program in Costa Rica. For a homestay, you'll live with a Costa Rican family and be able to practice Spanish at home and at school. This extra practice strengthens your grasp of the language. If you opt for the student residence, you'll be with fellow students from all over the world. This is a great chance to bond with other students and make lifelong friends. No matter whether you choose a homestay or the student residence for your student exchange program in Costa Rica, you'll get lots of daily practice speaking Spanish during your stay.