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Fact Sheet:
Class Status: 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior, 5. Graduate Students, 6. Non-Degree-Seeking, 7. Other Minimum GPA: 2.25
Program Description:

Korea Exchange

Exchange Program · Spring or Fall · Semester or Academic Year

Program Overview
Through this exchange program with Kyungpook National University (KNU), you can take a variety of courses designed to address global issues and provide a new perspective and understanding of Korea. Offered in English, classes cover global and regional affairs, along with Korean language, economics, culture, history and politics. KNU is located in the city of Daegu

12-18 credit-hours

The courses listed below are offered at KNU. During enrollment, the appropriate APSU course number will be assigned to the KNU courses in which you enroll. Practical Korean Writing, Practical Korean Listening, Korean Language 1, Korean Language 2, Korean Language 3, Academic Writing and Study Skills, Business Communication and Writing Skills, History of Korea, Modern Korean Society, Environment and Health, Introduction to Korean Public Policy, Korea in Motion, Korean Localities in the Globalization Era, Contemporary Legal Issues in Korea, Language use and Production in Korean and English, Introduction to Korean Welfare Policy, Understanding Korean Workplace, Academic Korean Speaking, Academic Korean Reading

Please see KNU International Programs for current class schedule.

Lodging and Meals
You will reside in a double-occupancy room in a dormitory housing both Korean and international students. You must supply your own blanket, pillow, towels and slippers. Three meals per day are provided in the dormitory cafeteria.

Payment Schedule and Deadlines
Apply and submit supporting documents by May 25 for fall program or by Nov. 25 for spring program. Please note that the spring semester at KNU starts in March. Their fall semester starts in September.

Financial Aid
Your current scholarships and financial aid may apply toward the cost of the program. If you plan on using financial aid you need to call the Office of Student Financial Aid at (931) 221-7907 to schedule an appointment with a study abroad counselor -Cathy Naef or Jennifer Ellis. Additional scholarships and travel grants are available. Click here to view more information on scholarships.
Click here to apply for the Global Learning Travel Grant Click here to apply for the Diversity Travel Grant

Dr. Kathy Lee-Heuston at (931) 221-7554 or

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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 11/01/2017 ** 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.