More than 35 years of experience

The Universidad Hispanoamericana have more than 35 years of leading academics 

11 Certified Careers

The National System of Accreditation of Higher Education (SINAES) grants the accreditation of 11 of our careers, which guarantees quality training and commitment for a continuing improvement. Certified Careers and programs have greater opportunities to obtain international cooperation and participate in academic exchanges

5 locations throughout the country

Perfectly equipped with all the infrastructure and high technology that a leading education requires. They are in places of easy access for arrival and transportation

Each of our campuses has its own beauty, you can enjoy the of best atmosphere in the heart of the capital or admire the view of the sea from a classroom.

Teaching Simulation

Our students enjoy of laboratories and simulation centers for different careers in order to develop skills and competences through simulated real-life situations

Student life Department

This department guides and support your journey through the country and through the Universidad Hispanoamericana

Specialized Faculty

With great experience, highly trained that transmit their own work experiences


 Costa Rica represents just 0.03% of the global territory but contains 6% of the world´s biodiversity.


Costa Rica has proudly boasted the absence of a military since 1948.


Their total population is: 5.003.393.

Protected Territories

Their protected territories include 25% of the land and 9% of the coastal area.

Renewable Sources

The country generates 99% of its electricity using five renewable sources: hydropower, wind, geothermal, biomass and solar energy, too. 

Happiest place on Earth

Costa Rica is one of the Happiest Countries according to several studies made worldwide. Some of the reasons we are so happy are: weather, health care, a stable economy, strong and supportive family ties, amongst others. 

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Pura Vida

 “Pura vida” Is a phrase used in Costa Rica for different expressions, but especially as a response to the greeting ("How are you?" - "Pura Vida") and is equivalent to "very well".


The official currency of Costa Rica is the Costa Rican “colón”, and the dollar is usually taken as the currency of reference.

In most of the tourist establishments you will not have any problem in making the payments in dollars, in fact, in many places, the prices are indicated in that currency, and you might receive “colones” as a change.


Costa Rica is one of the American countries with the highest standard of living, and one of the most calm and stable of its geographical area, which is proud to have abolished the army in 1948. 


Costa Rica has no real winter season, and it is classified as a tropical country because of how close it is to the Equator. It is divided in around two seasons, a dry season, often called high season, and a rainy season, often called the green season.

During the months of February to April, you will find the highest temperatures. Similarly, months like September to November are generally the coldest months the country has; however, this varies from region to region.

Volcanological and Seismological Activity

You must know that Costa Rica is a country located in an area of ​​significant seismic and volcanic activity.

So, it is very important that in these cases you follow exactly all the safety instructions.

A good precaution is to collect information through the National Emergency Commission about current warnings. You can do it at: or by telephone (506) 2220 2020.


Our programs were developed under a theoretical/ practical modality, giving the student the opportunity to learn not only because of the theory, but also by putting their new knowledge into practice. Our programs are created based on the interests and needs of students, faculty and staff.

Public Health Community
Spanish immersion


Universidad Hispanoamericana has established alliances between prestigious International Universities that make mobilization, training, research and knowledge, possible between students and teachers of each of the partners Universities. Our partners contribute to the globalization of our system in order to look further than an academic experience. Global and intercultural education brings unique experiences to our students, developing holistic professionals.

Beykent University


Estambul, Turquía

Dixie State University


Saint George, Utah

George Washington University


Washington D.C., USA

Universidad Autónoma de Occidente


Cali, Colombia

Universidad Continental


Toluca, Estado de México

Universidad de Cartagena



Universidad de Salamanca


Castilla y León España

Universidad Politécnica de Madrid


Madrid, España

Universidad Autónoma de Baja California Mexicali


Baja California, México

Universidad Cuauhtemoc


San Luis Potosí, México

Universidad Regiomontana


Monterrey, Nuevo Leon Mexico

Universidad del Valle de Orizaba


Veracruz, México

Instituto Tecnológico de los Mochis


Sinaloa, México

Centro Interamericano de Estudios de Seguridad Social



Universidad Mayor


Santiago de Chile

Universidad San Sebastián Concepción



Universidad Tecnológica de Chile INACAP


Santiago Chile

Universidad Latina de Panamá



Universidad de Iberoamérica


Santo Domingo, República Dominicana

Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira



Instituto Universitaria Politécnico Grancolombiano


Bogotá D.C., Colombia

Universidad Francisco Gavidia


El Salvador

Universidad de Granada



Universidad de Vigo


Galicia, España

Universidad de Alicante


Alicante, España

Sapienza Universidad de Roma


Roma, Italia

IPAG Business School


Paris, Francia

"Going beyond my expectations"

The Universidad Hispanoamericana gave all of us a broader understanding regarding the differences and similarities in patient care. They hold their students at a high standard and were able to share an abundance of knowledge with us.

We are grateful for this opportunity.

Love you

Tampa Students

We are grateful for this opportunity.

The Universidad Hispanoamericana gave all of us a broader understanding regarding the differences and similarities in patient care. They hold their students at a high standard and were able to share an abundance of knowledge with us.

We are grateful for this opportunity.

Love you

Tampa Students

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