The program will be at Punta Leona Hotel and Club Beach Resort. It is a coastal resort located in the Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica. It is about an hour drive for the capital San Jose. The resort’s accommodations for national and international guests include 108 standard rooms and 27 fully equipped apartments. Punta Leona Hotel and Club Beach Resort employs approximately 335 people and its management is committed to being a leader in ecotourism.
Possible projects: Please note that some of these topics can become your senior thesis project
For the current projected costs for this program, please click on the following link to the Fees for JMU Study Abroad Programs page.
Students will stay in hotels for the duration of the program. Most meals will be covered by the program fee (3 meals a day - 21 meals per week).
For more detailed instructions and to download the application, please click on the following link to the Applications and Forms section for JMU Short-Term Programs.
This program is open to students from all ISAT and Engineering majors.
Students must meet the required minimum GPA of 2.5 in order to participate.
In addition to the oIP application form, students are required to submit the following material: