Our student testimonials

No stock photos, staged interviews or reviews from people that don’t exist (yes, we have all seen those “review sites”)! This are real students that shared a few words with us about their experience and for that, we will always be thankful!

We’re adding testimonies from time to time. Please contact us if you’re a former student and you’d like to contribute to this section. Thanks everyone for sharing their opinion with us.

Nicole, Spanish school testimonial

“The teachers are very patient and qualified. I feel important and intelligent. I don’t feel old, my classmates make me feel young! My motivation for learning the language grows.” — Nicole, 69, Canada (read more)


Robert, Spanish school testimonial

“At Academia Tica, since the first days, I felt an atmosphere full of a particular human quality, a concern about the well-being of every person.” — Robert, 68, Canada (read more)


Lennart, Spanish school testimonial

“ I was never bored because the school had planned a lot of free time activities. I rode a horse for the first time here in Costa Rica. It was very exciting!” — Lennart, 27, Germany (read more)


Pamela, student testimonial

“Academica Tica has been by far been the best learning experience for me. Although I was only able to study for 2 weeks, I learned more in those 2 weeks than in any of my other learning experiences.” — Pamela, 64, U.S.A. (read more)


Natasha, student testimonial

“I’ve met some amazing people, friends and teachers… and I’ve been to amazing places. I can’t describe it because it has been so much fun! It’s such a beautiful country and the people are so great.” — Natasha, 20, England (watch the video)


Nick, student testimonial

“Teachers have a lot of passion for teaching. They really care about their students and that is what is important. When you see that in a language school, it makes you feel happy!” — Nick, 25, U.S.A. (watch the video)


Helena, student testimonial

“I felt so wonderfully well there. Academia Tica is a paradise of a school with the most fantastic teachers I have ever met! When is the last time you were excited to go to school and learn new things?” — Helena, 29, Belgium (read more)


Cyriara, student testimonial

“The lessons were great and very well organized. There is a lot of speaking involved in the classes, so my Spanish improved in a short time period.” — Cyriara, 23, Holland (read more)