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Costa Rican and/or Yucatan Adventure

 

Designed for students interested in learning Spanish, these summer programs feature classes at the Costa Rica Spanish Institute (COSI) in San José and the Centro de Idiomas del Sureste (CIS) in Mérida, Yucatán, México. Both are outstanding academic institutions. Besides courses taught by Costa Rican and Yucatán professors, the programs include a balance of cultural activities, educational tours and recreational travel. Students have excellent opportunities to make new friends and experience Hispanic culture firsthand by staying with middle-class Costa Rican and Yucatán families. We invite you to take advantage of this exceptional chance to enjoy living the language as well as learning it.

Available Courses:

  • Survival Spanish (Spanish 1050 or Spanish 1052)
  • Basic Spanish I (Spanish 1000)
  • Basic Spanish II (Spanish 1010)
  • Intermediate Spanish (Spanish 2000)
  • Grammar and Composition (Spanish 2130)
  • Learning Spanish through Service Learning (Spanish 2152)
  • Medical Spanish (Spanish 2750-01)
  • Business Spanish (Spanish 2750-02)
  • Communication in Spanish (Spanish 2752)
  • Advanced Communication in Spanish (Spanish 3752)
  • Written and Oral Expression I and II (Spanish 3750-01/-02)
  • Costa Rican Literature (Spanish 3750-03)
  • Yucatán Literature (Spanish 3750-03)
  • Internships (Spanish 3850, 4850)
  • Directed Study (Spanish 4800)

      

 

Various Program Options (including "Combo" sessions)

 

Two Week Sessions | Four Week Sessions | Five Week "Combo" Sessions
Nine Week Combined Program (Elementary and Intermediate)
Eight Week Combined Program (Intermediate and Advanced)

 

Summer Program in Yucatán Information and Application

Summer Program in Costa Rica Information and Application

 

Two Week Sessions

Yucatán
May 14 - June 13, 2014

Two week session includes:

  • 2 hours tuition
  • Lodging and all meals
  • One 3-dayExcursion

 

Costa Rica
July 13 - July 26, 2014

Two week session includes:

  • 2 hours tuition
  • Lodging and most meals
  • One 2-day excursion

Costa Rica

 

Four Week Sessions

Yucatán:
May 14 - June 13, 2014

  • $4995 plus airfare and personal expenses
  • 4 credit hours per course, one course included. Second course (2 - 4 hours) may be taken for an additional fee.
  • Dr. Robert Kahn (kahnrj@millsaps.edu) / Dr. Priscilla Fermon (fermopm@millsaps.edu)

Four Week Session Includes:

  • 4 hours tuition
  • Lodging and all meals
  • Weekend and Day Excursions

 

Costa Rica:
July 6 - August 6, 2014

  • $5195 plus airfare and personal expenses
  • 4 credit hours per course, one course included. Second course (2-4 hours) may be taken for an additional fee.
  • Dr. Robert Kahn (kahnrj@millsaps.edu) / Dr. Priscilla Fermon (fermopm@millsaps.edu)

Four Week Session Includes:

  • 4 hours tuition
  • Lodging and most meals
  • Weekend and day excursions

 

Five Week "Combo" Sessions

Yucatán:
May 14 - June 21, 2014

  • $6295 plus airfare and personal expenses
  • 8 credit hours, two courses included (Spanish 1000-1010 or Spanish 1010-2000)
  • Dr. Robert Kahn (kahnrj@millsaps.edu) / Dr. Priscilla Fermon (fermopm@millsaps.edu)

Five Week Combo Session Includes:

  • 8 hours tuition
  • Lodging and all meals
  • Weekend and Day Excursions

 

Costa Rica:
June 29 - August 6, 2014

  • $6995 plus airfare and personal expenses
  • 8 credit hours, two courses included (Spanish 1000-1010 or Spanish 1010-2000)
  • Dr. Robert Kahn (kahnrj@millsaps.edu) / Dr. Priscilla Fermon ( fermopm@millsaps.edu)

Five Week Session Includes:

  • 8 hours tuition
  • Lodging and most meals
  • Weekend and day excursions

 

Nine Week Combined Program (Elementary and Intermediate)

Yucatán: May 14 - June 21, 2014 and Costa Rica: July 6 - August 6, 2014

Nine Week Session Includes:

  • 12 hours tuition
  • Lodging and all meals in Yucatán and most meals in Costa Rica
  • Weekend and day excursions

 

Eight Week Combined Program (Intermediate and Advanced)

Yucatán: May 14 - June 13, 2014 and Costa Rica: July 6 - August 6, 2014

  • $10, 190 plus airfare and personal expenses
  • 8 credit hours, 2 courses included. One to two extra courses may be taken for an additional fee.
  • Dr. Robert Kahn (kahnrj@millsaps.edu) / Dr. Priscilla Fermon (fermopm@millsaps.edu)

Eight Week Session Includes:

  • 8 hours tuition
  • Lodging and all meals in Yucatán and most meals in Costa Rica
  • Weekend and day excursions