The higher education in Costa Rica is ranked among the 20th globally according to the available statistics by the ‘Global Competitiveness Report 2014’. Indeed, it is made up of high quality. The literacy rate is about 44%, and more than 23.5% of her populations are currently in the high institutions. Amazingly, Costa Rica has 5 public universities, and 15 private universities. There are plenty opportunities for students to study and work in this great country. Upon graduation, you can work in the following ministries, Agriculture, Appropriate Technology, Art and Media, Construction, Dental, Education, Health Care, social work, Prison ministry, Microfinance, Physical Therapy, Sports council and so on.
There are 48 universities listed in Costa Rica. Click on a university to find its detailed information including address, phone, website, contact details, other related links etc.