Professional Education Programs
Costa Rica Study/Travel Abroad 2013
This 10-day study/travel program offers participants the opportunity to study Spanish and learn about the social service and health care systems in beautiful Costa Rica. The program includes small group language instruction at the student's assessed ability. Siteseeing trips to the beach, volcano, waterfall and coffee plantation will be included. Other activities include lectures, community service, site visits, and cultural activities. Costa Rican families provide private rooms, breakfast, dinner, and laundry service. (Home stays facilitate language and cultural immersion and are recommended, but alternative arrangements can be made.) Previous exposure to Spanish is helpful but not required. Price include airport transfers, room and board (2 meals per day), one night hotel stay, materials, admission fees, and departure tax. Air travel is not included.
Rick Cresta, LICSW, MSW, MPH; Clinical Assistant Professor, BUSSW; Clinical Social Worker; Trainer and Program Consultant
March 8-17, 2013 // 30 CECs // $1850