​​​Affordable Summer Study Abroad Programs

(815) 464-1800

QUICK LINKS


SDCC PROGRAM FLYER


For more information visit the SDCC webpage:

SDCC PROGRAM WEBPAGE


To sign up download the registration form here:
MLSA - SDCC REGISTRATION FORM


Mail completed applications to

MLSA, P.O. Box 548, Frankfort, IL 60423.

OR

E-mail applications to info@mlsa.com.​


INTERESTED? 
Contact San Diego City College, 

Prof. Rosalinda Sandoval
Phone: 619-388-3295

E-mail: rsandova@sdccd.edu 

Prof. Christy Ball

E-mail: cball@sdccd.edu

Contact an MLSA Coordinator.

Phone: 815-464-1800

E-mail: info@mlsa.com


FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION
For information about financing your study abroad trip, please contact the study abroad office and financial aid office at your home university.

Visit the financial aid webpage. 

http://www.sdmesa.edu/academics/study-abroad/financial-aid-and-scholarships.shtml



​​Live and study in

San Jose, the heart of Costa Rica.


This summer program is a once in a lifetime opportunity for students to gain cultural insight and build Spanish language skills through immersion

by living and breathing the life of the ticos.


Program Dates

Summer 2019

To be determined

​​​PROGRAM INFORMATION

COURSES OFFERED:

Spanish 102 / 201 (5 units)
Spanish 210 / 211 (3 units)

Taught by SDCC Professor, Rosalinda Sandoval.


English 247 A / B

English 36

Taught by SDCC Professor Christy Ball.


Courses are hybrid with a portion of instruction online and another portion of instruction in person with the professor in Costa Rica.

Classes take place Monday - Thursday. ​Class times vary depending upon courses taken.


COST: $ 1,985


THE PROGRAM FEE INCLUDES: 

  • Airport pick-up on arrival day (For participants arriving during the established time frame,  approximately 8:00-5:00 PM)
  • Classroom space on-site and facilities of that area
  • A course on Costa Rican Culture taught by a local professor (approximately 45 minutes)
  • Lodging in a single room in a Costa Rican host family
  • Two meals per day, breakfast and dinner, provided by the host family
  • Pre-departure services from MLSA
  • One Half-Day Excursion Included to a Coffee Plantation
  • Logistics planned for optional excursions, additional fee applies
  • Cultural activities around San Jose during week day afternoons such as:

                   Walking Tour of Madrid
                   Visit to Cartago, the Old Capital
                   Visit to the Museo Nacional

  • On-site orientation
  • Walking tour of campus
  • 24/7 MLSA staff on-site
  • Certificate upon successful completion of the program
  • Return transportation only arranged for students leaving as a group at a pre-determined time.


NOT INCLUDED:
Non-refundable $100 registration fee to MLSA, San Diego City College tuition; books; round-trip airfare; airport taxes if applicable; personal effects insurance and expenses; optional excursions (other than the half-day excursion to Cafe Britt), return transportation to the airport if not leaving as a group.


Summer Study Abroad Program In San Jose, Costa Rica

​with SAN DIEGO CITY COLLEGE