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Study Abroad in Costa Rica

Classrooms without walls: education at its best!

Study Abroad Program in Costa Rica  
Peace and Global Studies Program and Total Immersion Spanish
Summer 2014 Study Abroad in Costa Rica
Application Deadline:  March 1, 2014

Travel, discover, learn, work and have fun as you broaden and deepen awareness of your place in the "web of life."

  • Total Cost: $3,800  • See Cost Information
  • Take a look at our slide-show and our itinerary.
  • We will be in Costa Rica from June 8, 2014 to July 20, 2014
  • Our 7-8 semester units curriculum integrates Spanish and Service Learning. Download Application Packet
  • Program co-directors, Ileana Gantt and Chrstine Wood, embrace an interdisciplinary approach in cooperation with Costa Rican teachers and facilitators.
  • Application of skills and knowledge is integral; it will be experienced on a daily basis in a variety of settings:
    • Costa Rica's Natural Wonders and Biodiversity
    • Culture of Peace, including Practical Applications
    • Service Learning and Volunteer Opportunities
    • Ecological Awareness through living in Sustainable-Eco Communities
    • Small Group Spanish Instruction with Family Stays

If interested in the Summer 2014 program, please contact Jane Alt  or (530) 879-4077 to be placed on an information list.

Program Co-Directors
Ileana Gantt
Ileana Gantt
I'm excited that we're offering Peace & Global Studies with Total Immersion Spanish at Butte College. Facilitating Study Abroad programs is one of my passions. Me encanta llevar estudiantes a mi país.
Christine Wood 
Christine Wood
Peace and Global Studies

Butte College | 3536 Butte Campus Drive, Oroville CA 95965 | General Information 530.895.2511

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