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  • Locations: Atenas, Costa Rica
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
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Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Suggested GPA: 3.0
Language Requirement: One college-level Spanish course ICIP Required: No
Housing Options: Shared room at field station Community Based Learning: No
Ability to work abroad: No Board: Full Board
Program Exception Flag: None Program Sponsorship: SFS
Other Requirements: One semester college-level biology, ecology or environmental studies Visa required for U.S. passport holders: No
Earned Academic Credit: Yes
Program Description:

SFS Costa RicaPhoto courtesy of Dan Hodgkinson '16 -  "Frog at Night", Monteverde, Costa Rica

 

Name: The School for Field Studies (SFS)
Program: Sustainable Development Studies, Costa Rica
 
Terms available: fall and spring semesters
Dates: late August to early December (fall semester); late January to early May (spring semester)
Pre-university program: n/a
 
Institution website: http://www.fieldstudies.org/
Program website: http://www.fieldstudies.org/costarica/semester
 
Visa fees: See Budget Sheets on Program website above
Housing deposits: n/a
 
Registration info: The SFS semester program is equal to a full semester course load at Holy Cross. Syllabi available on Program website above.
ICIP required: No
Other requirements: One semester of college-level biology, ecology, or environmental studies/science.
Courses previously taken by Holy Cross students: https://sa.holycross.edu/index.cfm?FuseAction=Abroad.Home
On left-side menu, click on Courses Taken Abroad for Holy Cross Credit then select program.
Grade equivalency sheet: n/a
 
All information listed above is subject to change.
 

For more information, please contact:
Angie Woodmansee - Assistant Director
Email: awoodman@holycross.edu
Phone: 508-793-3053
Office: Smith 218



Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.