Study Spanish in Manuel Antonio Beach, Costa Rica

Location: Costa Rica: Manuel Antonio

Term: Fall, Summer, Spring, Winter, Throughout the year, May Term

Dates: Weekly/Monthly/Academic Term/Winter Interim

The National Registration Center for Study Abroad

PO Box 1393 Milwaukee, WI 53201 United States

Call Us

Phone: 414 278 0631

Fax: 414 271 8884


Our programs offer a unique combination of Spanish language training and cultural learning opportunity. Located near beautiful beaches on the Pacific coast, and adjacent to Manuel Antonio National Park. The park is one of Central America's most spectacular rain forests. This gives students a unique opportunity to improve their language skills and study one of the world's most fascinating ecosystems.

About Manuel Antonio:
Manuel Antonio is a part of the town of Quepos on the central Pacific coast of Costa Rica, and i less than 100 miles from San Jose. Quepos, is a former banana shipping port and the current sports fishing mecca of Costa Rica. Manuel Antonio, on the other hand, is famous for its national park, beautiful beaches, scenic drive and luxurious accommodations.

Manuel Antonio National Park contains numerous short trails, all of which are easily accessible and well maintained, and they tend to follow the coastline, supplying beautiful views and easy access to the picturesque white sand beaches.


1. Small Class Sizes

2. Professional Teachers

3. Flexible Start Dates & Program Lengths

4. Study in the National Park

5. Located Near the Beach

  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Inquire for more information.

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

- Spanish Classes Include:
-- All Registration Fees
-- Course Materials
-- 20 (or more) Group Lessons per week
-- Small Class Sizes (average class size is 3-8 students)
-- Qualified & experienced educators
-- Cultural Study Program integrated into classes
-- Internet Access at the school
- Academic Assessments Includes:
-- Placement Test to ensure exact placement for oral and written Spanish
-- Ongoing Assessments to ensure you are always at the appropriate level
-- Onsite Academic Director to answer any question on your placement
- Cultural Activities Includes:
-- Orientation covering area, safety
-- Walking City Tour after first day of classes
-- Afternoon Cultural Activities (2-3 activities during the week included)
-- Local Coordinator to arrange excursions* or other outings
- Insurance Emergency & Medical Includes:
-- USD 25,000 Emergency Medical Evacuation
-- USD 10,000 Accident/Sickness
-- USD 5,000 Emergency Reunion
-- USD 7,500 Repatriation
-- USD 5,000 General AD&D
-- 24 Hour Emergency Hotline - Call collect from anywhere in the world

Credit Available


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Home-stays
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Other

Participants Travel to Costa Rica

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Written Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
3 business days
The National Registration Center for Study Abroad's Mission Statement

To improve international understanding through educational exchanges. NRCSA welcomes participants of all ages, nationalities, and occupations.

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