According to IIE Open Doors, an institution of the United States Department of State, Costa Rica is among the 25 preferred destinations for American students to study abroad. And the first destination in Latin America.
Costa Rica is in the top 25 countries that Americans choose to study abroad, ranking 10. That position places Costa Rica as the first destination in Latin America, with a total of 8,333 American students in the country.
With this, the country is placed above Mexico, Ecuador, Peru, Chile and Argentina, it is important to say that this is the result of 2019 with figures prior to the Covid 19 pandemic.