Texas Tech University

Visiting Students with College Credit

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Texas Tech University-Costa Rica offers courses for students who wish to enroll as visiting students. If you study at another university abroad and are in the country for the summer or for a semester, our program for visiting students is right for you. You can earn university credit from a top U.S university that counts toward your degree. At the same time, you will enjoy an unforgettable college experience, learning from Texas Tech professors in small class sizes, 100% in English, delivered close to home.

Texas Tech University-Costa Rica offers different courses each semester. You can find the lists of courses offered for upcoming semesters below:

Admission Process

You can find the application checklist for visiting students here. To learn about admission requirements or to begin the enrollment process, please contact us at infocostarica@ttu.edu or via WhatsApp or phone call at +506 8791 2602.

Tuition Information

Texas Tech University-Costa Rica offers the opportunity to take classes as a full-time or part-time student. Tuition is determined by the number of credit hours a student takes per semester. Each credit hour costs $612, and the number of credits varies per course.

Credit Hours per Semester Tuition Estimate
9 credits $5,508
12 credits $7,344
15 credits $9,180

Additional fees per semester (required):

Student Services Fee $181
Insurance $57
Prices include tax.

We are here to help you invest in your future career. Texas Tech University-Costa Rica offers a variety of financial options to assist you in achieving your educational goals. Scholarships are also available, visit this page for more information: https://info.ttu-cr.com/scholarships

  • Banco Promerica's Premia U
  • Banco Promerica's student credit/loan with mortgage guarantee
  • Banco Promerica's student credit/loan with fiduciary guarantee
  • Banco Nacional's Tasa 0% financing (3, 4, and 6 months)
  • Banco Nacional's student credit/loan with mortgage guarantee
  • CONAPE (Comisión Nacional de Préstamos para la Educación)