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Program Details - Adelante Abroad - San Jose, Costa Rica

Primary Mailing Address

ATTN: Joanna Burchartz
Address: 601 Taper Drive
City / Province: Seal Beach, CA
Postal Code 90740
Country: USA

Primary Contact Information

Phone: ++ 1 562 799 9133

General Program Information

Intern in San Jose, Costa Rica is an independent program whereby candidates gain real international work experience while immersing themselves in another culture.

This program is for independent - minded people looking for a real living abroad experience. There are a numerous Internships/Sectors to choose from and we are always adding more.

The program begins with a three week intensive Spanish course with local Costa Rican teachers. Candidates will then participate in 4 hour a day internships in small to mid-sized, Costa Rican companies or organizations. Part of the application process is a phone interview to ensure that candidates are placed in the Sector that best corresponds to them. We usually guarantee placement. The programs is not competitive and we place year round, starting the first Monday of each month. Choose from a 1-12 month program.

Internship in Costa Rica include: Human Resources, Accounting and Finance, Marketing, Administration, Library, Law, Automobile Service and Repair, Environmental/Ecology, Media, Working with Underprivileged Kids, Veterinary, Tourism and Hospitality.

Participation in this program will massively upgrade your resume and provides the opportunity to become fluent in Spanish. All candidates have a Costa Rican Supervisor at their work assignment, plus English speaking Intern Advisor living in San Jose. This is a fairly customized program and process, with anywhere from 3-10 candidates starting programs each month. Housing is a homestay with a Costa Rican family, two meals a day included.

For more detailed information and prices, please visit our website using the link above.
Programs For
Univ. Age
All Age Adults

Subject Taught
Language & Culture
Professional Devel.