Interdisciplinary Study Abroad Program
Scholarships available for all selected participants
Program Dates: July 6 - August 10, 2019
Program Leader: Dr. Laura Rodríguez Amaya | email@example.com |512.245.7802 | ASBN 207 |
Selected students will share their experience and diverse perspectives through their participation in this program as well as in various activities and events organized by Texas State and the Study Abroad Office upon return to Texas State.
The Interdisciplinary Study Abroad Program offers students the opportunity to receive a special scholarship provided by the Study Abroad Office in the amount of $2,000. This initiative is part of the commitment of the Texas State Study Abroad Office to increase diversity in study abroad programs as well as our Latin American Engagement Plan.
- 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.
- 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 Interdisciplinary Study Abroad Program in Costa Rica.
Total Cost $4,275 -$2,000 Scholarship = $2,275
This cost includes:
- Tuition and fees for up to 6 hours of university credits
- Social and cultural activities
- Homestay with local families
- Daily breakfast and dinner
- On-site support from your Academic Program Director, Dr. Laura Rodríguez Amaya
- Group transportation upon arrival in San José, Costa Rica
- 24/7 staff support from CEA and Veritas University
- International Insurance
- $200 non-refundable deposit
Cost of in-state tuition at Texas State Summer 2018: $3,665.92
Interdisciplinary Study Abroad Program cost: $2, 275.00
|6 credit hours: $2,415.92||6 credit hours: Included in the program price|
|Room and Board: $ 1,250.00* (meals not included)||Room and Board (Homestay with local families, breakfast, and dinner included): Included in the program price.|
|1-2 Cultural Activities in Costa Rica with other CEA students and a farewell meal.|
|The experience of a lifetime: included in the program price|
|International airfare: $600.00*|
|Total: $ 3,665.92||Total: $2,875.00|
* These costs are estimated and for reference only.
|Veritas University Courses||Texas State Equivalencies|
|ART 1301: Basic Principles of Drawing||ARTF 1302: Basic Drawing|
|COMM 3200: Intercultural Communication||COMM 3329: Intercultural Communication|
|ECON 3403 : Introduction to International Economics in Latin America||ECO 3320 : Emerging Market Economies|
|GEB 3350: Introduction to International Business||MGT 3375: International Business|
|MKTG 3010: International Marketing Management||MKT 4310: International Marketing|
|MKTG 3150: Sustainable Consumption and Production||MKT 3375: Marketing for Social Change|
|MGMT 3030: Creative Leadership Skills||MGT 4372: Effective Leadership|
|POL 3740: Economic Integration in Latin America||POSI 3325: Economic Development in Latin America|
|PSY 3050 Cultural Psychology||PSY 3334: Psychology of Human Diversity|
|SPN 101 Basic Spanish I||SPAN 1410|
|SPN 102 Basic Spanish II||SPAN 1420|
|SPN 201 Intermediate Spanish I||SPAN 2310 + 2 ELNA|
|SPN 202 Intermediate Spanish II||SPAN 2320 + 2 ELNA|
* Students may not take both SPAN I and SPAN II during this summer program