Prices 2017

Standard Spanish Program

    • Group - 20 hours

    • US$ 460 /week

      • Intensive group course
      • CLASSES IN MINI-GROUPS
      • Maximum 4 students per class
      • 4 hours a day program
      • 1 week - 20 hrs
      • Monday - Friday
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    • Group - 27.5 hrs

    • US$ 632 /week

      • Super-intensive group course
      • CLASSES IN MINI-GROUPS
      • Maximum 4 students per class
      • 5 1/2 hours a day program
      • 1 week - 27 1/2 hrs
      • Monday - Friday
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    • Private - 20 hours

    • US$ 600 /week

      • Intensive one-on-one course
      • ONE-ON-ONE
      • --
      • 4 hours a day program
      • 1 week - 20 hrs
      • Monday - Friday
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    • Private - 27.5 hrs

    • US$ 825 /week

      • Super-intensive one-on-one course
      • ONE-ON-ONE
      • --
      • 5 1/2 hours a day program
      • 1 week - 27 1/2 hrs
      • Monday - Friday
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    • Private - by hour

    • US$ $30 /hour

      • One-on-one program
      • ONE-ON-ONE
      • --
      • 1 hour
      • --
      • Monday - Friday
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General information about classes:
  • Ask about discounted pricing for 5 weeks and beyond
  • During high season (June-July), students may study in the morning or afternoon sessions and some groups may have a maximum 5 students per class
  • Cost includes: Spanish classes, textbooks, placement test, and free cultural activities at each campus
  • If you signed up for group classes and there is only 1 student in your group the same 20 hours or 27.5 hours apply for the same pricing
  • You may combine group classes in the morning and add private classes in the afternoon to focus on specific subjects of interest, profession, or to prepare for a test
  • During peak times private classes could be scheduled to take place in the afternoons
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Family & Teen Programs Combos

Family Program

Intensive group course
CLASSES IN MINI-GROUPS

$460 / week

Maximum 4 students per class
4 hours a day program
1 week - 20 hrs
Monday - Friday

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Satellite Campus at Selva Verde Lodge

$1,015 per person

Program 4 hrs a day

Lodging for 5 days

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Teen Program

From $1,060

Flying Solo Adventure

Exciting Week

FALL, WINTER & SPRING

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Professional Programs

Medical Spanish Program

$600 per week

Program 4 hrs a day

Medical observation

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Business Spanish Program

$600 per week

Program 4 hrs a day

1 visit per week to a local business

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Public Safety and Service Program

$600 per week

Program 4 hrs a day

1 per week to a site related to the course material

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Program for Spanish Teachers

From $600 per week

Program for Spanish Teachers

NMSU MA Credit & Professional Development Course (CEUs)

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Preparation Program for the DELE exam

$520 per week

Program 4 hrs a day

Preparation for the DELE exam

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Social Work Program

$600 per week

Program 4 hrs a day

1 field visit

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Adventure Combos

Retirement Travel Program

$2,880 per person

Spanish classes

Accommodations

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Diving and Spanish

$1,755 per person

Program 4 hrs a day

Open Water Certification

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Accommodation

Homestay

CPI Heredia, Monteverde and Flamingo
    • Homestay

    • US$ 200 /week

      • 1 student per host family
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • A private bedroom
      • Breakfast and dinner included
      • Laundry service
      • $29 additional night
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Note: for 4 nights or more the weekly price applies.

Other Accommodation Options

Single Room

    • Heredia

    • US$ 315 /week

      • Single occupancy
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • A private bathroom
      • Breakfast included
      • $45 additional night
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    • Monteverde

    • US$ 360 /week

      • Single occupancy
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • A private bathroom
      • Meals are not included
      • $52 additional night
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    • Flamingo

    • US$ 390 /week

      • Single occupancy
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • A private bathroom
      • Breakfast included
      • $60 additional night
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Double Room

    • Heredia

    • US$ 395 /week

      • Double occupancy
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • A private bathroom
      • 2 beds or 1 double bed
      • Breakfast included
      • $57 additional night
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    • Monteverde

    • US$ 470 /week

      • Double occupancy
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • A private bathroom
      • 2 beds or 1 double bed
      • Meals are not included
      • $68 additional night
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    • Flamingo

    • US$ 495 /week

      • Double occupancy
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • A private bathroom
      • 2 beds or 1 double bed
      • Breakfast included
      • $75 additional night
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Private Apartment

    • Heredia

    • US$ 455 /week

      • 1-3 people
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • 1 bedroom apartment
      • with 2 double beds
      • A private bathroom
      • Kitchenette and dining area
      • Breakfast included
      • $65 additional night
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    • Monteverde

    • US$ 535 /week

      • 1-3 people
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • 1 bedroom apartment
      • with 2 double beds
      • A private bathroom
      • Kitchenette and dining area
      • Meals are not included
      • $77 additional night
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    • Flamingo

    • US$ 654 /week

      • 1-3 people
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • 1 bedroom apartment
      • with 2 double beds
      • A private bathroom
      • Kitchenette and dining area
      • Breakfast included
      • $100 additional night
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Studio Apartments

    • Flamingo

    • US$ 577 /week

      • 1-2 people
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • Kitchenette
      • Small dining space
      • One twin sized bed and
      • one full sized bed
      • Breakfast included
      • $90 additional night
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Villas

    • Monteverde

    • US$ 825 /week

      • Maximum 6 people
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • 2 bedrooms each with
      • a private bathroom
      • small dining area and
      • living space
      • Meals are not included
      • $118 additional night
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    • Flamingo

    • US$ 920 /week

      • Maximum 7 people
      • 7 nights of lodging
      • (Sunday to Sunday)
      • 2 bedrooms each with
      • a private bathroom
      • kitchen, dining and
      • living room area
      • Breakfast included
      • $140 additional night
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Notes and Clarifications

Prices do not include:

  • Transportation between CPI campuses
  • Over-night accommodation prior to program start (for example, should you arrive Saturday, as the homestay initiates on Sunday) and after termination of the CPI program
  • Airline ticket
  • Lunch at your homestay

Mandatory Extra Fees

Minor Fee

US$185 net per school for students ages 16 and 17 years who are not traveling with an adult and who are not participating in the Summer Teen Program.

Volunteer Program Fee

US$50 net per school for a volunteer program arranged by the staff of CPI.

Note: If this fee is not charged, CPI is not obligated to make any arrangements pertaining to a student’s volunteer work.

Observed Holidays

We observe the following holidays, and no class will be held on these week days:

  • January 1st (New Year's Day)
  • Tuesday, April 11th (Juan Santamaría Day)
  • Thursday & Friday of Easter Week, April 13th and 14th
  • Monday, May 1st (Labor Day)
  • Tuesday, July 25th (Annexation of Guanacaste)
  • Tuesday, August 15th (Mother's Day)
  • Friday, September 15th (Independence Day)
  • Monday, December 25th (Christmas Day)

For Easter Week 2017, please note: due to 3 observed holiday weekdays falling on the same week, CPI will offer only private classes on Monday, April 10th and Wednesday, April 12th. Homestay, private rooms and apartments will still be available the entire week as well as tour options on days the school is closed.

For the 2017 Christmas period, please note:

  • CPI Heredia & Flamingo remains open the whole month of December 2017
  • CPI Monteverde close only 1 week, from December 25th to December 29th.

 

In December, we suggest combining classes according to the weeks that each campus will be open.

NOTE: No refunds or make-ups will be made to students for days missed due to holidays. However, CPI can consider special cases and approve a partial portion of a missed day, upon request.

Forms of Payment

We accept the following forms of payment for the remaining balance:

  • Via Internet
  • Cash in colones, dollars (USD$), Canadian dollars (CAD$), or euros (€)
  • Personal checks from bank accounts in the USA (USD$), and Canada (CAD$)
  • Credit cards - Visa and Mastercard only
  • International bank transfers; you are responsible for the bank transfer fees
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