Programs : Brochure
- Locations: La Fortuna, Costa Rica; Las Juntas, Costa Rica; San José, Costa Rica
- Program Terms: Summer-Embedded
- Host Program Website: Visit host website for more information
- Restrictions: PSU applicants only
The 2019 program will take place Monday, May 6, 2019 - Monday, May 13, 2019.
On this program, students will learn how health care is delivered in Costa Rica. They will have a chance to meet with policy makers, physicians and other providers of care, as well as administrators in an effort to learn how Costa Rica is able to achieve impressive health outcomes. The Learning Objective for this embedded program is for students to analyze the information obtained on the trip and effectively present it back to others upon return to the United States.
During the embedded travel component, housing will consist of hotel/hostel overnight stays.
The process for enrolling in an embedded course varies according to the instructor and/or department. The program leader has indicated that in order to enroll in the course and travel component, students must fill out the following form and you will be sent additional details about the 2019 program once they become available– https://goo.gl/forms/OngmuFEYUsg6T0nz1 Warning – This program fills up quickly! You may wish to go ahead and fill out an application for 2019 as it is almost full. The word version of the application is below. Interviews will be conducted on a first come first serve basis once your application is turned in. This program always has a long waiting list. Costa-Rica-Application-ta7pix (1)-1jf64ye
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Summer-Embedded||2019||08/21/2018 **||Rolling Admission||05/05/2019||05/12/2019|
|NOTE: The application deadline date is NOT as it appears above. Please contact the program leader, Celeste Newcomb, by emailing email@example.com if you are interested in applying for this embedded program.|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Indicates that deadline has passed