June 19 to July 3, 2013 | Apply Now!
This course will examine the history and language of Costa Rica, while being immersed into the culture. Students will experience the culture first-hand by living with host families in Coronado. Course visits include the capital of San Jose, Braulio Carrillo National Park, coffee and banana plantations, Teatro Nacional, and many more sites.
3 credits - Hispanic Cinema - SPAN 343
3 credits - Contemporary Culture - SPAN 333
Students will be chosen who have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 and are approved by the Study Abroad program and professor via interviews.
Estimated program fee of $2,000. Program Fee Includes: airfare, in-country transportation, lodging, admissions fees, insurance & some meals. Program Fee Does Not Include:$100 application fee, Ferris tuition, required textbooks, passport, & personal expenses.
Total Estimated Cost of: $3850
Program participants will reside in guest houses with host families.
Ana Davila Howard, ASC 3062
p (231) 591-5854
Gustavo Rodriguez Moran, ASC 3066
p (231) 591-5036