Environmentalism and Sustainability in Costa Rica

This summer we learned that Costa Rica has proven its commitment to sustainable energy yet again, by running on 100 percent renewable energy for two months consecutively between June and August. An accomplishment like this is not a first-time feat for Costa Rica, as the country was also impressively able to run on renewable resources […]

API Study Abroad Program Highlight – Health in Latin America

One of API’s core values is to offer high-quality international programs in diverse locations that appeal to a wide variety of student interests and majors. Students have found that some majors can be more challenging than others when searching for options abroad; one example being health studies. Thankfully, we have partnered with several outstanding universities and academic […]

Get to know the API family – Interview with Dr. Jorge Nowalski (ICDS), part 2

From time to time we like to shine a light on members of the extended “API family” – including partners at U.S. and international universities. In this edition of the API partner profile series we speak with Dr. Jorge Nowalski, President and Academic Director at the International Center for Development Studies (ICDS) in San José, Costa […]

ICDS professor on the value of study abroad

From time to time we like to shine a light on members of the extended “API family” – including partners at U.S. and international universities. In this edition of the API partner profile series we speak with Luis Guillermo Sandoval, Professor, Psychologist, and Counselor at the International Center for Development Studies (ICDS) in San José, Costa Rica. API […]

Get to know the API family – Interview with Dr. Jorge Nowalski (ICDS), part 1

From time to time we like to shine a light on members of the extended “API family” – including partners at U.S. and international universities. In this edition of the API partner profile series we speak with Dr. Jorge Nowalski, President and Academic Director at the International Center for Development Studies (ICDS) in San José, Costa […]

Fall and summer Costa Rica study abroad prices reduced!

We are happy to announce that the fall and summer Costa Rica study abroad prices have been reduced for our programs at the International Center for Development Studies (ICDS) in San José, Costa Rica. The fall 2015 Development Studies in Latin America program price has been lowered nearly $1,000 to $13,650, while the summer 2015 Spanish and […]

API Still Accepting Spring Costa Rica Applicants – and offering $500 discount!

If you are still considering whether or not to study abroad next spring, we’re happy to report that there are still opportunities available to do so! While most API spring 2014 programs are closed, our Language, Culture, and Current Issues in Latin America Program at the International Center for Development Studies in San José, Costa Rica is still accepting […]