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Diversity and Inclusion Program

San Jose, Costa Rica

Program Dates: July 7 - August 11, 2018

Program Leader: Dr. Laura Rodriguez Amaya | 512.245.2150 | ED RM 2001

San Jose, Costa Rica

Texas State University is a proud member of Diversity Abroad, a leading international organization devoted to connecting diverse students, recent graduates, and young professionals with international educational and career opportunities. 

The Texas State Latin American Engagement plan was created in 2015. One of the goals of this initiative is to increase student mobility and engagement in Latin America through study abroad programs.

San Jose, Costa Rica

Texas State University is committed to supporting diversity and inclusion. The Study Abroad Office, in collaboration with Diversity Abroad and Cultural Experiences Abroad (CEA), is a proud sponsor of the Diversity and Inclusion in Latin America Study Abroad Program.

The Study Abroad Office aims to extend this opportunity to ethnic minority students, particularly those with high financial need and first-generation students. Selected participants will have the opportunity to be partially sponsored by the Study Abroad Office.

Courses Available**

Fine Arts

ARTF 1302

Political Science

POSI 3325

Communication Studies

COMM 3329


SPAN 1410, SPAN 1420, SPAN 2310, SPAN 2320

Additional courses are available for students to take and receive advanced elective credits in the following fields:

History Art and Design
Political Science Geology
Biology Geography
Philosophy Business
Psychology Marketing
Sociology Communications
Economics Dance
Religious Studies Ecology

**Students will receive transfer credits**

San Jose, Costa Rica
Total Cost: $2,400  
Cost includes:
$200 non-refundable deposit
Tuition and fees for six hours of university credit
Group transportation upon arrival in San José, Costa Rica
Scheduled social and cultural activities
Homestay with local families
Daily breakfast and dinner
International insurance
On-site program director and 24/7 staff support
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