INCAE Business School (INCAE) — private non-profit institution. It is located in Alajuela, Costa Rica. The higher education institution is among the youngest in the country. INCAE is working together with BALAS, CLADEA, EMBAC.

INCAE does research in different fields of study and offers master programs.

Alajuela, Costa Rica
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INCAE tuition fees

The academic year at INCAE is continuous, which means that students have no break between courses. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at INCAE are different for locals and foreigners. Costa Rica citizens pay 14 USD per year, while international students pay a minimum of 7,500 USD. The educational institution helps with tuition fees through financial support programs. They are available to local and international students. For up-to-date information on scholarships and the cost of education for each program, check the official website of the educational institution.

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Continuousno breaks
Financial Aidallowances and other types of social assistance
14 USD/year
7,500 USD/year
37 USD/year
7,500 USD/year

Bachelor degree at INCAE

Enrollment in a bachelor's program at INCAE is based on the results of entrance exams.

INCAE campus

The campus of INCAE is suburban. Students live in a close-knit community and enjoy the benefits of the natural environment around them. However, they also have access to urban entertainment such as shopping malls, restaurants and cinemas. The school has a library where students can do their homework or just relax. INCAE accepts students for international exchange programs. This is a great opportunity to gain experience in intercultural communication for both international and local students.

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What to do after graduation

There are many options to stay in the country after completing your studies at the university. One of them is to get an offer from an employer and apply for a work visa. Detailed information can be found on the embassy website. You can find other options for immigration in our article.

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Universities in this city

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10INCAE Business SchoolCosta RicaAlajuela
7,500 USD
7,500 USD
31Adventist University of Central AmericaCosta RicaAlajuela
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Universities in this country

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5871University of Costa RicaCosta RicaSan Jose
8432National University of Costa RicaCosta RicaHeredia
1,000 USD
1,000 USD
8463Latin American University of Science and TechnologyCosta RicaSan Jose
5,000 USD
5,000 USD
19094State University of Distance EducationCosta Rica
5Costa Rica Institute of TechnologyCosta RicaCartago
1,000 USD
1,000 USD