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A&M BIMS Spanish Certificate Study Abroad
Heredia, Costa Rica (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Spring Break
Who Can Apply: Texas A&M University applicants only
Texas A&M Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year
Texas A&M
Application Deadline
Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Break 2015 02/02/2015 ** Rolling Admission 03/14/2015 03/22/2015
NOTE: Dates are tentative and subject to change until confirmed by TAMU Study Abroad. Please do not purchase any airfare until that confirmed.

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of approval to participate in this program and be able to complete post-decision (pre-departure) items prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type:
Texas A&M Supervised Direct Enrollment
Academic Area:
Foreign Language, Science, Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
Academic College: College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences Academic Department: Biomedical Science
Language courses available:
Language requirement:
Language of instruction:
Program Advisor:
Nykkiesha Starr
Housing: Homestay Classification: undergrad
Program Description:

Spring Break 2015 

March 14-22, 2015








Texas A&M BIMS Spanish Certificate Study Abroad  

Texas A&M and Sol Education Abroad are offering an innovative undergraduate program in Medical Spanish and community service to provide cultural immersion

Travel to Costa Rica for Spring Break! Fulfill your study abroad requirement for the BIMS International Certificate in Cultural Competency & Communication in Spanish.

This is a 9-day meaningful spring break program to immerse yourself in the wonders of tropical Costa Rica. This program is open to all Texas A&M students and in particular, it is aimed at allowing BIMS students an experience to complete their 9-day international requirement for the BIMS Spanish Certificate. This program is an amazing week full of language and cultural immersion activities, medical Spanish terminology, community service, homestay and excursions. Sol Education Abroad coordinates the program in association with Texas A&M University. Sol Education Abroad organizes all on-site programming aspects such as housing, meals, cultural activities, excursions, community service, resident director support, and much more.

2.0 minimum GPA and be in good standing with the University

How to Apply 

Create an application by clicking the button "Apply Now" on this page. Students will be required to complete all items as part of the application process.



Estimated Program Fee  (subject to change) -- billed to University Account


Program Fee Paid to Sol Education



Study Abroad Administrative Fee



Additional Expenses
(not included in program fee)


International Airfare






Costa Rica airport exit tax



Personal Spending





Spanish Certification Contact in BIMS

Dr. Elizabeth Crouch
Contact email:  

Anna Budvitis
Contact email:  

Study Abroad Advisor

Nykkiesha Starr
Contact email:  

Study Abroad Programs Office

Bizzell Hall West, 1st Floor, TAMU 3262