Universidad de Costa Rica

Carreras

La Universidad de Costa Rica ofrece una amplia gama de carreras de grado para cubrir la demanda de profesionales de la sociedad costarricense y ofrece a las y los estudiantes una formación académica, investigativa y humanista en cada una de sus diferentes escuelas.

La Institución ofrece opciones de pregrados (Programas de Diplomado y Certificados de Especialización en Programas Especiales) e imparte más de un centenar de carreras de grado avaladas por el Centro de Evaluación Académica.


Majors in Arts and Letters

The Universitand of Costa Rica offers a wide varietand of undergraduate majors to cover the demand of professionals of the Costa Rican societand. It offers students an academic, research, and humanistic formation in each of its different colleges and schools.

 

COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS

School of Performing Arts

 

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Theater Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Plastic Arts

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
History of Art Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Plastic Arts: Sculpture Track Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Plastic Arts: Pictorial Design Track Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Plastic Arts: Print Design Track Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Plastic Arts: Ceramics Track Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Graphic Design Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Plastic Design: Pictorial Track Baccalaureate and Licenciatura  See Plan

School of Musical Arts

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Musical Arts: Composition Track Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Musical Arts: Conducting Track Baccalaureate See Plan
Musical Arts: Piano Track Baccalaureate See Plan
Musical Arts: Guitar Track Baccalaureate See Plan
Musical Arts: Singing Track Baccalaureate See Plan
Musical Arts: String Instruments Track Baccalaureate See Plan
Musical Arts: Wind or Percussion Instruments Track Baccalaureate See Plan
Musical Arts: Piano Performance Track Licenciatura  See Plan
Musical Arts: Wind Instrument Performance Track Licenciatura See Plan
Musical Arts: Singing Performance Track Licenciatura See Plan
Musical Arts: Guitar Performance Track Licenciatura See Plan
Musical Arts: String Instrument Performance Track Licenciatura See Plan
Musical Arts: Orchestra Conducting Track Licenciatura See Plan
Musical Arts: Band Conducting Track Licenciatura See Plan
Musical Arts: Choral Direction Track Licenciatura See Plan
Musical Arts: Piano Accompaniment Track Licenciatura See Plan

COLLEGE OF LETTERS

School of Philology, Linguistics, and Literature

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Spanish Philology Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Classic Philology Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Philosophy

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Philosophy Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Modern Languages

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
English  Baccalaureate See Plan
English Language Licenciatura See Plan
English at Distance  Baccalaureate See Plan 
French Baccalaureate See Plan

 


Majors in Agrifood Sciences

The University of Costa Rica offers a wide variety of undergraduate majors to cover the demand of professionals of the Costa Rican society. It offers students an academic, research, and humanistic formation in each of its different colleges and schools.

COLLEGE OF AGRIFOOD SCIENCES

School of Agronomy

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Agronomy  Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Zootechnics

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Agronomic Engineering: Zootechnics Track Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Agronomic Engineering: Zootechnics Track Licenciatura See Plan

School of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness Baccalaureate See Plan
Agricultural Economics: Agri-environment Track Licenciatura See Plan

School of Food Technology

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Food Technology   Licenciatura See Plan
Food Engineering Licenciatura See Plan

Majors in Social Sciences

The University of Costa Rica offers a wide variety of undergraduate majors to cover the demand of professionals of the Costa Rican society. It offers students an academic, research, and humanistic formation in each of its different colleges and schools.


LAW SCHOOL

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Law Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

School of Teacher Training and Shared Majors
 

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Preschool Education Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Primary Education Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Natural Sciences Teaching Baccalaureate See Plan
English Teaching Baccalaureate See Plan
French Teaching Baccalaureate See Plan
Philosophy Teaching Baccalaureate See Plan
Math Teaching Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Social Studies and Civic Education Teaching Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Music Teaching Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Language Arts and Literature Teaching Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Teaching of Physics, Chemistry, or Biology Licenciatura See Plan
Teaching of Psychology Baccalaureate See Plan
Plastic Arts Teaching Baccalaureate See Plan
Physical Education Teaching Baccalaureate See Plan

School of Counseling and Special Education

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Education Sciences: Special Education Track Baccalaureate See Plan
Education Sciences: Counseling Track Bachilletaro and Licenciatura See Plan
Special Education: Special Education Needs Track Licenciatura  See Plan

School of Library and Information Sciences

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Library Sciences: Information Sciences Track Baccalaureate See Plan
Library Sciences: Educational Libraries Track Baccalaureate See Plan
Library and Information Sciences Licenciatura See Plan

School of Physical Education and Sports

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Science of Human Movement    Baccalaureate See Plan

School of Education Administration

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Education Sciences: Education Administration Licenciatura See Plan
Education Sciences: Non-Formal Education
Administration
Licenciatura  See Plan

COLLEGE OF ECONOMIC SCIENCES


Business Administration

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Dirección de Empresas Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Public Accounting Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Public Administration

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Public Administration   Diplomado, Baccalaureate and
Licenciatura
See Plan
Customs Administration Diplomado See Plan
Customs and Foreign Trade Administration   Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Economics

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Economics Baccalaureate See Plan

School of Statistics

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Statistics Baccalaureate See Plan

COLLEGE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

School of Mass Communication Sciences

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM

Mass Communication Sciences: Communication,
Journalism, Audiovisual and Multimedia Production,

Advertising, and Public Relations Tracks  

Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Psychology

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Psychology   Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Political Sciences

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Political Sciences Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Social Work

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Social Work   Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of History

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
History Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Archiving Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Geography

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Geography Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Anthropology

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Anthropology Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Sociology

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Sociology Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
 
 

Majors in Basic Sciences

The University of Costa Rica offers a wide variety of undergraduate majors to cover the demand of professionals of the Costa Rican society. It offers students an academic, research, and humanistic formation in each of its different colleges and schools.

COLLEGE OF SCIENCES

School of Biology

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Biology   Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Physics

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Physics Baccalaureate See Plan
Meteorology Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Geology

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Geology Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Mathematics

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Mathematics Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Actuarial Sciences Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Chemistry

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Chemistry Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

Majors in Health

The University of Costa Rica offers a wide variety of undergraduate majors to cover the demand of professionals of the Costa Rican society. It offers students an academic, research, and humanistic formation in each of its different colleges and schools.

COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

School of Nursing

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Nursing                                         Licenciatura                           See Plan

School of Medicine

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Medicine and Surgery                            Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Nutrition

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Nutrition                                                          Baccalaureate and Licenciatura  See Plan

School of Health Technologies

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Cytotechnology Diploma See Plan
Histotechnology  Diploma See Plan
Radiotechnology Diplomado See Plan
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Imaging Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Physical Therapy Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Environmental Health Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Public Health

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Promotion of Health Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Dentistry  Licenciatura See Plan

COLLEGE OF MICROBIOLOGY

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Microbiology and Clinical Chemistry  Licenciatura See Plan
Lab Assistant Diplomado See Plan

COLLEGE OF PHARMACY

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Pharmacy  Licenciatura See Plan

 


Majors in Engineering

The University of Costa Rica offers a wide variety of undergraduate majors to cover the demand of professionals of the Costa Rican society. It offers students an academic, research, and humanistic formation in each of its different colleges and schools

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

School of Civil Engineering

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Civil Engineering Licenciatura See Plan

  School of Electric Engineering

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Electric Engineering Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Industrial Engineering

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Industrial Engineering Licenciatura See Plan

School of Mechanical Engineering

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Mechanical Engineering Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Mechanical Engineering: Fire Protection Track Licenciatura See Plan

School of Chemical Engineering

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Chemical Engineering Licenciatura See Plan

School of Architecture

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Architecture  Licenciatura See Plan

School of Computer Sciences and Informatics

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Computer Sciences and Informatics Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Agricultural Engineering

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Agricultural Engineering Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan

School of Topographic Engineering

MAJOR DEGREES CURRICULUM
Topographic Engineering Baccalaureate and Licenciatura See Plan
Topography Baccalaureate See Plan

 

 

 

 


Majors in Regional Campuses

The University of Costa Rica offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programs to meet the demand for professionals in the Costa Rican society, providing students with a humanistic academic education and research training at each of its different campuses.


GUANACASTE CAMPUS

Liberia

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Foreign Trade and Customs Administration (decentralized Diploma and Bachelor’s) Diploma, Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Agronomy (decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Science of Primary Education with an emphasis in English (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s see curriculum
Law (decentralized Bachelor's and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Business Administration (decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Preschool Education (decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Primary Education (with teaching qualification; decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Business Information Technology Bachelor’s see curriculum
Electrical Engineering (years I and II of the Bachelor’s program decentralized; specialization in Electronics, Telecommunications and Energy Systems) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
English (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachilletaro see curriculum
Psychology (decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Ecological Tourism and Ecotourism Management Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum 

Santa Cruz

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Public Accounting (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum

 

PACIFICO CAMPUS

Puntarenas

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Foreign Trade and Customs Administration (decentralized Diploma and Bachelor’s) Diploma,, Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Business Administration (decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Teaching of English (with teaching qualification; decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s see curriculum
Business Information Technology Bachelor’s see curriculum
Multimedia and Information Technology Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum

Electrical Engineering (years I and II of the Bachelor’s program decentralized; specialization in Electronics, Telecommunications and Energy Systems)

Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum

 Golfito

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Business Information Technology Bachelor’s see curriculum
English (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s see curriculum
Ecological Tourism and Ecotourism Management Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum


ATLANTICO CAMPUS

Turrialba

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Agronomy (decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Human Movement Science (with teaching qualification) Bachelor’s see curriculum
Public Accounting (decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness with an emphasis in Agri-environment (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Teaching of Music (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Teaching of Spanish and Literature Bachelor’s see curriculum
Teaching of English (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s see curriculum
Business Information Technology Bachelor’s see curriculum
 

Paraíso

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Business Administration (decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Teaching of English (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s see curriculum
Business Information Technology Bachelor’s see curriculum
Ecological Tourism and Ecotourism Management (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
 

Guápiles

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Business Administration (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Teaching of English (decentralized Bachelor’s) Bachelor’s see curriculum
Business Information Technology Bachelor’s see curriculum


OCCIDENTE CAMPUS

San Ramón

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Ciencias de la Educación Inicial Bachelor’s see curriculum
Ciencias de la Educación Preescolar con concentración Inglés Bachelor’s see curriculum
Ciencias de la Educación Primaria Bachelor’s see curriculum
Ciencias de la Educación Primaria con concentración Inglés Bachelor’s see curriculum
Derecho (Bachelor’s and Licenciatura desconcentrados) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Business Administration (decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Diseño Gráfico (Bachelor’s and Licenciatura desconcentrados) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Diseño Plástico con énf. Diseño Pictórico, Diseño Escultórico, Diseño Cerámico o Diseño de Estampa (Desconcentrados I y II año) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura  see curriculum 
Enseñanza del Castellano y Literatura Bachelor’s see curriculum
Enseñanza de los Estudios Sociales y la Educación Cívica Bachelor’s see curriculum
Enseñanza del Inglés Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Enseñanza de las Matemáticas (Bachelor’s and Licenciatura desconcentrados. Salida lateral profesorado) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Gestión de los Recursos Naturales Bachelor’s see curriculum
Business Information Technology Bachelor’s see curriculum
Ingeniería Industrial (Licenciatura desconcentrada) Licenciatura see curriculum
Psicología (Bachelor’s and Licenciatura desconcentrados) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Trabajo Social Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
 

Tacares de Grecia

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Ciencias de la Educación Primaria con concentración Inglés Bachelor’s see curriculum
Business Information Technology  Bachelor’s see curriculum
Laboratorista Químico Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Trabajo Social Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Turismo Ecológico y Gestión Ecoturística (Bachelor’s Desconcentrado) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum


CARIBE CAMPUS

Limón

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Foreign Trade and Customs Administration (decentralized Diploma and Bachelor’s) Diploma,, Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Ciencias de la Educación Preescolar con concentración Inglés (Bachelor’s desconcentrado) Bachelor’s see curriculum
Contaduría Pública (Bachelor’s and Licenciatura desconcentrados) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Business Administration (decentralized Bachelor’s and Licenciatura) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Business Information Technology Bachelor’s see curriculum
Ingeniería Química (Licenciatura desconcentrada) Licenciatura see curriculum
Inglés (Bachelor’s desconcentrado) Bachelor’s see curriculum
Marina Civil: Ingeniería Náutica y Transporte Marítimo Licenciatura see curriculum
Turismo Ecológico y Gestión Ecoturística (Bachelor’s desconcentrado) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum

Siquirres

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Business Information Technology Bachelor’s see curriculum


INTER-UNIVERSITY ALAJUELA CAMPUS

Alajuela

DEGREE PROGRAM DEGREE CURRICULUM
Diseño Gráfico (Bachelor’s and Licenciatura desconcentrados) Bachelor’s and Licenciatura see curriculum
Ingeniería Industrial (Licenciatura desconcentrada) Licenciatura see curriculum
Ingeniería Mecánica con énf. Protección contra Incendios Licenciatura see curriculum