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Study Abroad Programs

Maximo Nivel is the intercultural center of Latin America. We offer personalized, tailor-made study abroad programs to students from all over the world. We are one of the most affordable study abroad providers available anywhere. Be a global student, be a global citizen!

Study Abroad at Maximo Nivel

Maximo Nivel is a great alternative to traditional study abroad programs—we offer great student service and support and our programs offer excellent value for money!

Maximo Nivel partners with well-known universities in the United States, Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru to offer a wide range of programs and to be sure you earn the credit you need to graduate from your home university.

We offer both fixed-date and open enrollment programs. Students can follow a regular semester schedule or take part in winter term and summer term classes; students can also join us year-round and with new study abroad programs starting every Monday.

Study Abroad at Maximo Nivel includes:

– Service Learning
– International Internships
– Spanish Language
– University courses in Medicine, Conservation, Business, and more

Why Maximo Nivel?

Studying abroad at Maximo Nivel means you get an authentic immersion experience that takes you far beyond the classroom. We’re there for you to help navigate life abroad—inside and outside of class. We organize everything you need from courses and projects to housing, food, and transportation. A variety of program options are available—you can combine university courses and Spanish language classes, university courses and internships, or service learning and Spanish. At Maximo Nivel, your study abroad experience is always personalized to fit your specific objectives.

Everything you need in a study abroad program:

– Choose from fixed-date or open enrollment courses
– Excellent course instructors
– Variety of paid and free programs to improve Spanish language skills
– Friendly and open facilities
– 24/7 support from our bilingual team
– Free cultural activities and optional tours
– Earn university credit

The Maximo Paquete—What’s Included:

– Airport pick-up
– Program and safety orientation
– Walking tour
– Official program transcript
– Free Tandem Conversation Program
– Free office-wide WiFi and computer lounge
– Free salsa dance classes and cooking lessons
– Free coffee and tea and on-site snack bar
– Institute is open 7 days/week
– Emergency contact number 24/7

Home Base Facilities & Support

Maximo Nivel offers you great home base facilities. Our institutes are designed with the needs of our students and clients in mind. Every Maximo institute has large common areas, free WiFi, computer lounges, and an on-site snack bar with free coffee and tea.
All program participants receive 24/7 support from our bilingual staff. Our team is a unique blend of international and local professionals—we come from a wide variety of backgrounds including education, business, international relations, and science. We all live locally in each country and are intimately familiar with the culture. As experts on Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru, the Maximo Nivel team can answer any questions you have.

University Courses

Maximo Nivel has a variety of university courses tailored to your specific requirements—from service learning and internships to international medicine, business, and more. Earn 3-12 credits toward graduation while traveling and learning.

Partner Universities

Maximo Nivel is partnered with well-known universities in the United States and Latin America. Get official transcripts, transfer credit, and use your financial aid if you qualify.

High School Abroad

You’re never too young to start studying abroad and learning about the world. Study at a prestigious, private high school in Costa Rica for a semester or a full year. Learn Spanish, take AP classes, participate in school sports teams, and more.

What to Expect

Everyone has different ideas of what their study abroad program should be like. You can count on Maximo Nivel’s professional instructors to lead high quality courses and research work. You can count on our complete support and lots of opportunities to immerse yourself in the local culture and in your field of interest.