Costa Rica: Population Health

Explore Costa Rica's health system including the public health care system, the private health care system, and public health services programs. Engage in a variety of cultural experiences including a local market, natural waterfalls, a canopy tour, and one of the most pristine beaches in the world. Service learning will include working in a disability program, senior care center, and refugee support program for children.

Course Details

Population Health Study Abroad
HLTH 4900R
Credits: 3


Register for: Spring 2020 or Summer 2020
Travel during: Summer 2020


Jan 15, 2020

Refund Policies:

100% Refund available until: February 1, 2020
50% Refund available until: March 1, 2020

Fees & Funding

Total Cost: $$1,950

Payment Process
Final Payment due: April 1, 2020
Fee Covers
Academic and professional experiences, cultural experiences, accommodations, breakfast, 5 lunches, 2 dinners, ground transportation, and materials for community service.
Not Covered
DSU tuition and fees, round trip airfare, passport fees, Meals, and discretionary spending.

Funding Help

Travel Dates

May 15, 2020 - May 25, 2020

Program Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age at departure
  • 2.0 GPA
Pre-Departure Information



Program Leader


Phone: 435-879-4419

Office: HPC 304