Specialty Spanish in the Summer, Study Abroad Programs

Location: Costa Rica: San Jose

Term: Summer

Universidad Veritas


1 kilometro Oeste de la Casa Presidencial Zapote Zapote, San Jose 10105 Costa Rica

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Phone: 506 22464865

Fax: 506-253-5355


Summer programs at Universidad Veritas range from four and five to eight weeks in duration. Courses are offered include Spanish, specialty Spanish like health and law enforcement, and English or Spanish electives. The June and July programs both offer intensive electives as well as intensive Spanish courses.

The university Spanish for Health Professions and Spanish for Law Enforcement Professions are great programs for students majoring in pre-med, nursing, criminal justice, law enforcement, and pre-law. Students in these professions will encounter situations where they might need to know how to use Spanish in the correct terms. Each class has its own materials developed for specialty Spanish. At the end of the course, students will need to perform real evaluations to locals in Spanish.

These programs are a great fit for students who cannot enroll in a full semester but still get the full outcome of Spanish that they need during the summer.


1. Enroll in a summer Spanish program at a university in Costa Rica.

2. Choose from a wide range of Spanish courses, including specialty Spanish for health or law enforcement professions.

3. Perform real evaluations to locals in Spanish at the end of your course.

4. Gain proficiency in the Spanish language in the fields of Criminology, Nursing, or Pre-Med.

5. Spend 4-8 weeks in the summer living and studying Spanish in the city of San Jose.

  • Spanish
  • English

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Range from USD 2,000.00 to USD 4,000.00

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

Credit Available


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Application Process Involves
  • Written Application
  • Other
Typically The Application Process Time is
2 weeks
Year Founded