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EARTH University Bachelor's Degree in Agronomical Engineering (Agricultural Sciences)
EARTH University

Bachelor's Degree in Agronomical Engineering (Agricultural Sciences)

Mercedes, Costa Rica

4 Years

English, Spanish

Full time

Request application deadline *

Jan 2025

USD 2,870 / per month **


* Our Spanish program starts by mid-august. You need to apply before June.

** Tuition per year is US$34,410. This cost includes tuition, student services, housing, food and medical insurance.


Why Study Agronomy at EARTH University?

Because Only at EARTH University Will You Find:

  • A multicultural environment with more than 48 countries represented among students, officials, and faculty.
  • More than 30 years of experience preparing young people from America, Europe, Africa, and Asia, who contribute to the sustainable development of their countries and build prosperous and just societies.
  • A family that will support you at all times.
  • Gender equity: student body is represented by 50% women and 50% men.
  • Network of graduates on all continents (network).
  • A comprehensive experience that will help you reinforce your ethical values, work as a team, be persistent, and listen to different points of view.
  • Two campuses that will allow you to explore the dynamics of soil, rain, humidity, nutrients, flora, and fauna of the dry tropical and humid tropical climates.
  • Living in Costa Rica: one of the safest and most stable countries in Latin America, a leader in environmental issues, without an army, and with around 4% of the world's biodiversity.
  • Inclusiveness and tolerance: at EARTH you are unique and unique, you will not see discrimination based on age, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religion, gender, or nationality. You will be part of a family and a comprehensive and empathetic community.

What do you learn in the classroom?

  • More than 70% of our academic program is received in a practical way (outside the classroom).
  • At EARTH you will develop as a citizen and global citizen and you will strengthen your capacities interpersonal.
  • The program is accredited by the System National Accreditation of Education Superior of Costa Rica (SINAES).
  • The training is comprehensive: during the four-year degree, you will work in the development of technical skills for the management of agriculture and natural resources. In addition, you will strengthen your
  • leadership, entrepreneurship, responsibility social and environmental, and your professional and personal values.

Student Services

  • Availability of staff 24/7.
  • Promotion of extracurricular activities: EARTH games, Day of the Children of the Earth, Global Dignity Day, EARTH talks, health promotion, etc.
  • Clubs: swimming, yoga, meditation, fitness, Zumba, badminton, ultimate frisbee, basketball, soccer, baseball, volleyball, weights, drawing, painting, popular dance, reading, and muscle strengthening (calisthenics), among others.
  • Invitations to participate on international awards.
  • Transportation to nearby communities, leaving campus every day at established times.


  • Room for two people divided by a module or wall, with single bed, desk, mattress, pillow, chair, wardrobe, and table night for each student.
  • Security 24/7.
  • Gym, swimming pool, weight room, soccer field, baseball, volleyball, tennis, basketball, games room, and TV room.
  • Three forest reserves, a 400-ha commercial banana farm, a botanical garden, an ethnobotanical garden, forms and recreation areas.



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