Students exchanges in Costa Rica are Pura Vida! If you are curious about the life of a teenage student in a Central American country! We invite you to read more about our High schools programs in Costa Rica.

Its pleasant climate, people, biodiversity and food will make you fall in love with this country! Speak Spanish with your classmates Ticos, with your teachers and with your host family and improve the language while you study for a semester or an academic year in San Jose!

If you want you can also participate in environmental volunteering activities after classes. This program is open to all students of the world who are between 15 and 18 years old. Live an unforgettable adventure as an exchange student in Costa Rica with Nacel!

Exchange program in Costa Rica - Preserve our environment
Environmental Volunteer Exchange program in Costa Rica
  • From 15 to 18 years old
  • Language : Spanish
  • Length : Semester, Academic Year
  • Price from : 5990 USD

Nacel High School Abroad Costa Rica highlights

High School Abroad Costa Rica

High School Program in San José: your student exchange in Costa Rica

Your exchange program in Costa Rica with Nacel: Costa Rica is worldwide known for being one the most amazing spots to spend an adventure holiday, but also for holding one of the top educational system and one of the best literacy rates in Latin and Central America. Students stay with welcoming Costarrican host families in which they will not only learn about the local traditions such as the “tertulia” afternoons but will also enjoy a delicious "Gallo pinto" in the mornings and  "mejengas" with the family on the weekends! Costarrican host families are Pura Vida!
The combination of a great educational system and a welcoming society makes this destination a great location to learn Spanish and enjoy the cultural beauties that only Costa Rica can offer!
Learn more about our student exchange in Costa Rica:

- NEW! Environmental Volunteer Exchange Program in Costa Rica

If you are ecology orientated and would like to teach small children about the importance of conservation then this program is for you! 

This program will allow you to not only integrate within the day to day life of regular students in Costa Rica, but you can also participate in a volunteer program within the school InBio-Park. Students are placed in a private school and with a host family living in the area of San Jose. 

- Public High School program in Costa Rica

Students will have the opportunity to be placed in different places of the Great Metropolitan Area in the provinces of:

  •     San Jose
  •     Cartago
  •     Alajuela
  •     Heredia

    Student will join a public high school program and will be hosted by welcoming host families. Students are required to be open minded as they can be also placed in rural areas within the GAM (for example Paradiso de Cartago)

    One in a life time experience! Join our Academic Year Program in Costa Rica!

    If you would like to learn more about our High School Exchange programs in this beautiful country of Central America, please select above the program of interest and read more!

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