American University, Costa Rica (UAM) - private higher education institution in Costa Rica. In 1997 UAM opened its door to students. The main campus is located at the heart of the capital of Costa Rica - San Jose. Studying at American University, Costa Rica, one of the top 10 universities of Costa Rica is, undeniably, a dream for many students. The university social media pages cover student life, recent events and more: Flickr, Itunes, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin, Instagram.

Infrastructure of UAM. The university has its own library. Students also finds the developed sports infrastructure of the university very attractive. The university is in the Consejo Nacional de Enseñanza Superior (CONESUP).
General information
Organization type Private
Established 1997
Abbreviation UAM
Religion None
Gender limitation No limits
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministerio de Educación Pública, Costa Rica
Affiliations
• Consejo Nacional de Enseñanza Superior (CONESUP)
Rankings
World ranking 4113
Country ranking 8
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 4113
Cost of living in San Jose
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 209 292
Food 218 358
Transportation 44 106
Communications and utilities 68 65
Clothing 25 95
Sports and leisure 29 105
Total 593 1,021
Accommodation in San Jose USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 211
Shared room in city centre 295
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 346
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 533
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