Study Abroad

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LA&S 492 Developing Global Perspective

In Summer 2024, Developing Global Perspective Costa Rica, a short term study abroad program for three (3) credit hours, will be offered exclusively to active TRIO SES & STEM students.

Learn about factors that shape our perspective by exploring the history, societal values, cultural and racial identity groups of Costa Rica, and by examining your own identities within those same groups in the U.S. The class will include the opportunity to collaborate with faculty & students at the University of Costa Rica.

Program details and application are available at Developing Global Perspective in Costa Rica | Study Abroad & Global Engagement ( Application is due by Feb. 1, 2024. Priority consideration will be given to students who have not previously participated in a study abroad program or had extensive experiences abroad.


  • Tuition will be waived for this course.