LEARN SPANISH IN COSTA RICA WITH OUR SPANISH COURSES!

General Spanish Courses | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica
  • MAIN GROUP COURSE

    20 lessons per week

  • PRIVATE COURSE

    10, 20 or 30 lessons per week

  • COMBINATION COURSE

    20 group + 5 private lessons per week

  • INTENSIVE COMBINATION COURSE

    20 group + 10 private lessons per week

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DELE Exam Preparation course in Costa Rica | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica
  • TAKE THE NEXT STEP!

    Get the DELE, the official diploma that attests your Spanish language skills, valid all over the world and issued by Instituto Cervantes.

    You can take a 4 or 8-week preparation course and take the exam with us.

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Surf and Spanish in Costa Rica | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica
  • COSTA RICA'S CITY OF SURF

    With year-round good waves, the Jacó/Hermosa area is one of the best places to learn how to surf. If you already do, take professional advice from Costa Rican surfers and have a good time in some world famous spots.

Let's Surf & Spanish >

Welcome to the best place in the world for learning Spanish!

We provide high quality Spanish courses and full touristic and cultural experiences that will help you learn Spanish while enjoying Costa Rica. We have over 25 years of experience and we are accredited as an Instituto Cervantes Associate Center.

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Spanish Program
Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica

Two attractive locations for learning Spanish

Our campus in Coronado offers a quiet place to study near the city. Our other campus is in Jacó Beach, a main surf destination in Costa Rica.

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Two locations for learning Spanish: Coronado and Jaco | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica

The right Spanish course for everyone

We have a full range of group and individual courses incluiding intensive tuition. Special programs include: Spanish & Surf, Spanish for Spanish Teachers and DELE Exam Preparation Courses.

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Spanish Program
Group course at Academia Tica, The Spanish School in Costa Rica

Internships: work experience in Costa Rica

We coordinate professional internships for university students around Costa Rica.


Some fields where students can have their practice are: clean energy technology, business administration, tourism, design, urban planning and architecture.

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Internships
Internships in Costa Rica | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica

Volunteering in Costa Rica: travel, help and learn

Academia Tica's Volunteering Program offers a great opportunity for indivuduals or groups to travel and make a difference.


You can choose to work at a National Park, a turtle protection program, a social institution or an organic farm.

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Volunteering
Volunteering in Costa Rica Program | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica

Accommodation: maximize your stay and enhance your learning

We provide several accommodation options: host family homestay, Student Residence (next to our Coronado campus), Hotel (with our partner, Hotel Mar de Luz) and Shared Apartments (only for our Jacó campus).

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Accommodation
Accommodation Options at Academia Tica: homestay, student residence, apartments and hotel

Tourism Services and Free Time Activities

Get tourism advice and booking service. Get great deals on tours and excursions from the best operators through our Tourism Services Platform.


Also, there is a special weekly activity plan designed to enhance your Spanish learning.

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our services
Tourism Services and Free Time Activities | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica


Spanish Programs for Groups | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica

Spanish for groups

Special offers for those who travel together

We can provide custom experiences for groups of students of all ages (with or without their teachers), families, organizations and seniors. Group coordinators can choose which classes, tours and activities they'd like to include in their program.

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Offers for groups
Internship in Costa Rica | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica

Internships in Costa Rica

Work while you learn Spanish

We coordinate employment options in San José or outside the Central Valley for 8 to 24 weeks. This program is available for university students and although it is non-paid, many universities accept this to fulfill the academic Internship requirement.

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Internship Programs
Volunteering Abroad in Costa Rica | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica

Volunteering Abroad

Travel and Help

An excellent opportunity to practice your Spanish and have a deeper immersion experience while working in a National Park, turtle protection, an organic farm, a social or learning institution.

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Volunteering Abroad
Tourism Services in Costa Rica | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica

Tourism
in Costa Rica

Travel, adventure, birdwatching, surfing and sightseeing in Costa Rica. That's just a start! We provide free advice on everything you need to know through our Tourism Services Platform.

Spanish Group Courses | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica

Accommodation
Options

On-campus Student Residence, Homestay, Apartments and Hotel. Many options to choose from, so you can either enjoy a private stay, meet other students or live a real tico experience with a Costa Rican family.

Spanish Group Courses | Academia Tica Spanish School in Costa Rica

Free Time
Cultural Program

Tropical fruit tasting, cooking class, excursions to the main tourist destinations near San José, Coronado & Jacó and of course: Latin dance class!

Academia Tica Coronado is proudly an Instituto Cervantes Accredited Center

Why is this important?

We’re also associated with these organizations and programs:

Costa Rican-German Chamber of Commerce Coronado Tourism Chamber Costa Rican Tourism Board Official DELE Exam Preparation Programs Bildungsurlaub recognition available