Summer Internship

Immerse yourself in Costa Rican language and culture this summer! Learn Spanish, live with a host family, and work at a unique internship placement.

BLOCK I (2 Weeks):

Spanish Preparation and Internship Selection

Spend the first three weeks of the program in intensive Spanish classes (four hours per day, 5 days a week) geared to the individual abilities and needs of each participant. Get to know San José and live with a Costa Rican host family. Explore internship sites and themes and decide on a placement that meets your needs and interests.

BLOCK II (6 Weeks):

Structured Internship

Spend 6 weeks in an unique internship placement, and immerse yourself in Costa Rican language and culture.

BLOCK III (1 Week):

Written Work and Oral Presentation

Upon completion of your internship, return to ICADS to complete a portfolio describing your experience, and present your work to other interns.

Application Deadlines:

 Summer 2024 March 11
 Summer 2025 March 10

Financial Information:

Summer Internship Tuition and Fees

 Final payment$5,475 
 TOTAL COST$5,975 

If you are interested in receiving credit for this program, the price for the Summer Internship Program is $6,875 (does not include School of Record fee, if needed).

  • Summer 2024
    • Jun 03 2024 to Aug 02 2024
  • Summer 2025
    • Jun 02 2025 to Aug 01 2025
9 weeks
& Credit
Deposit: $500 (applied to total) Tuition & Fees: $5,975