Study Abroad in the Caribbean

Visit the Caribbean and explore an area with incredible tropical beauty while receiving credit toward your business degree.

From May 18 - May 31, 2014, you will tour Costa Rica and gain insights from experts as they speak about the contemporary business challenges faced by Costa Rica.

Trip highlights include:

  • Analyzing local and global problems concerning recent trade agreements
  • Exploring complex economic, political and cultural issues
  • Observing the operation of manufacturers and cigar factories
  • Visiting museums, historical monuments, beautiful beaches and social institutions

The Summer 2014 trip is now full! Please apply and be placed on our waiting list. We still want to hear from you if you are interested in the trip.

We hope you will consider traveling with us for Summer 2015!

Important Dates
OngoingAccepting Applications ($500 deposit and unofficial transcripts)
April 7, 2014Full payment due
Date TBD Time TBD, Orientation
Briefing on the basics of planned events and how to prepare for them, along with a review of the structure of the program and academic assignments.
Date TBD Time TBD, Main Briefing
Modules on the history of Spanish thought and conquest in the Caribbean, the political history of Costa Rica, and the country's industrial and commercial conditions.
Date TBD Time TBD, Costa Rican History Night
Includes a viewing and discussion of a Costa Rican movie and a conversation about the "national psyche" of Costa Ricans.
May 18, 2014 Depart for Costa Rica