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Habla Espanol?

Learn Spanish with one of the
longest running Spanish programs in Costa Rica.

If you’re seeking a fresh departure from classroom learning or tedious foreign language programs that focus solely on the regurgitation of information, it’s time to start considering Spanish language schools in Costa Rica that offer something different and exciting! Our Spanish immersion opportunities are unlike any other language programs and strive to create an atmosphere where learning is complemented by culture, real-life interactions and consistent use.

A.E.C.’s programs have an approach to learning Spanish that’s outside of the everyday classroom experience? Eager to practice your mastery of the language in an environment that’s specifically suited to you? A.E.C. Spanish Institute believes that the best way to learn is to immerse yourself in the true culture of Costa Rica, which is why we offer many ways to make learn Spanish in Costa Rica.

Three campuses…

A.E.C offers full immersion Spanish programs at three unique campuses located in Costa Rica. We are the region’s most diverse and unique Spanish language institute and it’s our goal to provide quality Spanish programs for all ages.



With the most diverse locations in all of Costa Rica a truly unique, immersive experience awaits. Our patient and nurturing teaching staff and our world renowned adventure staff create lifelong learning experiences for all who attend.


An epic landscape!

Arenal provides a unique language experience. A truly one on one language program surrounded astounding beauty of Arenal.

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The real Costa Rica

Playa Dominical is on Costa Rica’s stunning Pacific Coast. Study Spanish in a setting that is unique to any in all of Costa Rica.

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Immerse yourself!

Experience full language immersion in Turrialba. Live in an area that only speaks Spanish and experience the real Costa Rica.

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