Costa Rica Nursing Program

Summer 2023, June 1-11, 2023 (Proposed Date)

Students will be enrolled for the course listed below and are eligible to apply for the TAMUCC Study Abroad Scholarship.

Course Code: NURS 4660         

Course Name: Nursing Care of Community Health Clients        

Instructor's Name:   Leigh Shaver    

             Estimated Program Fees: TBA

Estimated Program Fees Includes

Airfare, Accommodations, Some Meals, In-Country Transportation, Scheduled Excursions, & CISI Insurance, and will be collected in advance of program start date in 3 installments. Including 3-credit tuition, passport (new or renewal), personal spending, additional meals, & course materials/textbooks). Tuition is an additional cost and billed separately (closer to program start date). Other out-of-pocket expenses will vary based on student's needs or spending habits.


Students must maintain a 2.5 minimum GPA (UG) or 3.0 minimum GPA (GR), remain in good academic & behavioral standing leading up to their program departure date.  Juniors and Seniors may also apply to this program. Students must complete their Core Classes.

Application process

  1. Please visit to start  the application process and e-mail completed application to 
  2. Send your most updated unofficial transcript to 

You can access your unofficial transcript on SAIL under the student record. 

  1. Pay program deposit and submit the following document to Study Abroad Office:
  • Copy of deposit receipt
  • Study Abroad Withdrawal & Refund policies
  • Study Abroad Student Code of Conduct form
  • TAMUC System Waiver form
  • TAMUCC Emergency form
  • TAMUCC Export Control form
  • Copy of passport (must be valid for up to 6 months after program end dates)
  • A passport-sized photo (must be taken within the last 3 months)

   4. Apply for the Study Abroad Scholarship and other Financial Aid if qualified.

   5. Pay installments according to timeline.

   6. Receive Insurance card.

   7. Attend Departure orientation.

   8. Register for courses and pay tuition.

   9. Depart.

 Application Deadline: TBA

Installment Payment amount and deadlines  TBA

 Student expense does not include, Tuition/Fees and Misc. Expenses

Tuition and Fees for Summer I 2023: TBA

Email receipt of payment to  You may pay more than the listed amounts for the installments up to the total Study Abroad Fee; no pre-payments for Tuition will be accepted.

Feel free to email Study Abroad Office at, or stop by our office located in University Center, 226.

For more information, please contact us at Office of International Education

University Center 226