The vibrant capital of Costa Rica, San José, is the business center of one of the world's top tourist destinations and most biodiverse countries in the world. San José is surrounded by beautiful mountains and lush rainforests, and is considered the gateway to the Pacific and Caribbean coasts.
Although relativity small, nearly a million people commute to the center of the city every day to work in the thriving industries of San José. Some of the most popular internship placements are in the business, environmental, engineering, and NGO sectors. It is the ideal destination to combine a professional internship with access to one of the most beautiful countries in the world.
HOW IT WORKS
Complete a full-time internship abroad and lay the groundwork for your future career! Work in a global environment and learn about your field from a cross-cultural perspective.
ISEP and our partners at Global Experiences work with you to find an internship placement that matches your career aspirations, educational background and location preferences. During the application process, you will conduct a brief phone call with an ISEP Student Advisor to learn about your goals for interning abroad. If accepted, you will be guaranteed an internship in your desired career field and location.
In the months leading up to the term abroad, you will be matched with potential employers and interview with them directly to learn more about each other. If everything goes well, the internship is finalized. You will know your internship placement and role before you depart to your host country.See All 2 Photos
Main CampusSan Jose, Costa Rica0 - 5,000 on Campus250,000+ residents in San JoseLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English, Spanish
San José is a city of laid back charms combining colonial and modern architecture with bustling commerce and a vibrant outdoor lifestyle. As the capital city of Costa Rica, San José is the gateway to Costa Rica and one of the main hubs of economic activity in Central America.