Costa Rica

Additional Country Information

*Bachillerato must include Universitario. The Bachiller and Bachillerato universitario require four years of post-secondary study; the Licenciatura is granted after five years, or one additional year of study following completion of the Bachillerato universitario.

Doctorate Degree Requirements
  • Maestria, Especialidad profesional
Grade Equivalent
  • The grade equivalent is based on a mid B standing only. The selected program may require a higher grade.
  • B equivalent: 8/10
  • When transcripts are received, your application will be reviewed and a grade point average calculated.
  • Transcript legends are used whenever possible.
Master's Degree Requirements
  • Bachillerato universitario*, Licenciatura