• Costa Rica
Academic Year, Fall, Short Term, Spring
Subject Areas
Biology Earth Sciences Ecology Economics Education Environmental Studies Field Studies Geography Global Studies Hispanic Studies Humanities Language Studies Liberal Arts Life Sciences Natural Sciences Photography Public Relations Service Learning Sustainable Development Tourism Wildlife Sciences +11

Program Details

Program Type
Direct Enrollment
Degree Level


Starting Price
Price Details
List price prior to Federal financial aid (grants and loans) and scholarships that may be applied tuition price after completing the FAFSA. About half of Verto students receive scholarships, financial aid, or both. Depending on your Expected Family Contribution (determined by the FAFSA), Verto can reduce your London semester tuition by up to 67% through Verto’s Opportunity Grant. You can also apply for federal aid, external grants, and scholarships to further reduce your semester cost.
What's Included
Accommodation Activities Classes Meals SIM cards Transportation Wifi
What's Included (Extra)

Accommodation Activities Classes Meals Wifi

What's Not Included
Airfare Visa
What's Not Included (Extra)

Airfare Domestic Airfare SIM cards Travel Insurance Visa

Jun 22, 2022
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About Program

Verto is designed to give you a life-changing academic experience –– all while earning college credit. Over a semester or two, you'll make Costa Rica your classroom. Environmental Science while standing on top of a volcano? You got it. Latin American history while examining an ancient archaeological site? Hands-on learning is a core component of Verto’s immersive curriculum.

Connect to the World: Explore Costa Rica as your classroom & soak up the incredible scenery with kayaking, ziplining, jungle hikes, and more!
Sharpen Your Mind: Watch your coursework come to life through hands-on experiences like Merengue dance classes, permaculture farm work, and NGO workshops!
Discover Yourself: Get out of your comfort zone, explore new passions, & build the confidence that you are ready for anything.

With Verto, there’s no need to worry about deferring admission or waiting to apply to college. We offer guaranteed admission & seamless credit transfer to any of our 70+ partner colleges.

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Program Highlights

  • Earn up to 16 college credits while taking courses in Costa Rica
  • Academic credits transfer seamlessly into one of our partner institutions, or attend the non-partner college of your choice.
  • Guaranteed Admission to one or more of our 70+ US partner colleges
  • Sample Courses: Environmental Science, Latin American History, Introductory & Intermediate Spanish, Beginning Digital Photography, Cultural Geography


Verto Education Opportunity Grants & International Leadership Awards

Verto Education Opportunity Grants ($5,000-$17,500) are for qualifying students, tuition may be reduced by as much as 95% through a combination of Verto discounts, grants, and scholarships. Funding is awarded based on Expected Family Contribution (determined by the FAFSA). International Leadership Awards ($1,000-$5,000) are for students who have performed service in their community, hold an appreciation for diversity, and have a strong interest in global issues. Students must be nominated by a high school counselor or teacher.

$1,000 - $17,000

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