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Creighton in South Korea
Seoul, South Korea (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
|Program Dates & Deadlines:||Click here to view|
|Restrictions:||Creighton applicants only|
|Program Sponsorship:||Creighton Sponsored Program||Program Type:||Exchange|
|Areas of Study:||Accounting, American Studies, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, English, History, Korean, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology||Minimum GPA Requirement:||2.5|
|Language of Instruction:||English, Korean||Housing Options:||University/Student Housing|
|Open to Non-Creighton Students?:||No|
Sogang University is a Jesuit institution located in Seoul, South Korea. Sogang University has exchange agreements with over 160 institutions in 48 countries. Approximately 20% of Sogang's academic curriculum is taught in English.
The Fall Term is from 1 September 2017 - 22 December 2017. Spring Term runs from 2 March 2017 - 21 June 2017. The academic calendar can be found here.
Campus Map can be found here.
Participants will pay tuition directly to Creighton University and receive the equivalent at Sogang University. Students will be responsible for all room and board fees (paid directly to Sogang University), and any traveling expenses. If eligible, institutional aid, federal financial aid, Tuition Remission, and Tuition Exchange (FACHEX) are portable. Please check with the CU Financial Aid Office for specific inquiries. Participants are also required to purchase Creighton's insurance for international activity (purchased through GEO).
Exchange students will have access to on-campus dormitories. Stay in the dormitories is approximately $2,000 USD for six months with the option to add on a meal plan for an additional $850 USD. More information can be found on the website.
Students may choose from courses in many different subject areas, including Accounting, American Culture, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, English Literature, History, Korean Language, Management, Marketing, Math, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology.
For more course information, visit Sogang University's Website.
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Students must meet all Study Abroad Eligibility Requirements as outlined in Creighton's Study Abroad Policies & Procedures.
How to Apply
Students must first complete the CU Proposal to Study Abroad and the CU Study Abroad Course Approval Form (internal documents). Once these are complete, students will then complete Sogang University's online application (external document).
The CU Proposal to Study Abroad for Fall semester participation is due March 1st, and for Spring semester participation it is due October 1st. Because there are a limited number of spots on this program it is strongly recommend that interested students submit their CU Proposal to Study Abroad as early as possible.
For questions, please e-mail email@example.com, or call the Global Engagement Office at 402-280-2221.
To make a student appointment, please call the Global Engagement Office, or schedule online through Creighton Connect:
- Go to http://www.creighton.edu/creightonconnect/
- Click on “Access Creighton Connect”
- Log in with your NetID@creighton.edu and Blue Password
- Under Services, search “Cupich”
- Click on “Members”, then “Schedule an Appointment”
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|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Spring Semester||2018||10/01/2017 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.