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Dankook University Semester Program
Jukjeon, South Korea (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
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Program Dates & Deadlines: Click here to view
Budget Sheets Fall
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Exchange Program Language of Instruction: English
Housing Options: On-campus housing Minimum GPA: 2.5
Academic Area: Arts, Business, Economics, Education, Global Health, Humanities, International Studies, Music, Psychology, Sport
Program Description:
 

Jukjeon-dong, Yongin, South Korea
Dankook University
(Semester Program)


Table of Contents

Academics
Language
Accommodation and Meals
Estimated Program Costs
Application Process
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Program Overview
 

Founded in 1947, Dankook University is a private university with two campuses in Korea. Montclair State University students may participate in DKU's International Summer School as part of an exchange program between MSU and DKU. Students have the option to choose either the Business Program or the Korean Language and Culture Program. In addition, students participating in either summer program may opt to participate in a three week internship program before the Summer School begins.

Jukjeong-dong is a sub-municipality, part of the larger city of Yongin, South Korea. Yongin is a satellite city of Seoul, in South Korea, and is located just south of the capital of Seoul itself. Yongin is home to the Korean Folk Village, a traditional-style Korean cultural center, and is also home to South Korea's largest amusement park, Everland.


Dankook University Campus
Dankook University
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Academics

The exchange program is for students in DKU's partner universities who wish to study at DKU for one or two semesters and transfer credits to their home institution. To be an exchange student, candidates must be officially nominated by their home institution and pay the tuition fee at their home institution. Korean Language Courses will be provided. The academic year runs from March to December, and is made up of two terms at DKU. The terms are 15 weeks each. (Spring semester: March ~ June / Fall Semester: September ~ December)

To view the 2017-2018 Exchange Student Application Guidelines, click here.

Language

All courses are taught in English except Korean language courses.

Academic Calendar

Jukjeon Campus
 
Spring: March- June

Fall: September- November

Courses

Sample courses in the Academic Programs at the Jukjeon Campus include:
 
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Business & Economics
  • Education
  • Performance & Design
  • Music
  • International Studies

Courses

Sample courses in the Academic Programs at the Cheonan Campus include:
 
  • Foreign Languages
  • Administration & Welfare (includes Psychology)
  • Economics & Commerce
  • Natural Sciences
  • Bio-Resources Science
  • Arts
  • Sports Science
  • Global Studies

Grading system/Evaluation

The credits received at DKU are consistent with US credits.
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Dankook University main campus
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DKU International University
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Accommodation and Meals

All participants will be placed in a double occupancy room at the new dormitory. A Korean roommate will be assigned to each participant to fully experience Korea. Each room is completely furnished with two single beds, pillows, desks, chairs, wardrobes, telephone, internet connection, and private bathroom. A variety of facilities are also available for residents convenience such as a coin operated laundry room, cafeteria, fitness center, convenience store, seminar and reading room, etc. It is advised that students should bring bed linens, towels and a laptop.

Select students are eligible to participate as a language tutor as a part of Dankook's new Tutoring Program. Students will be teaching English or Spanish to local students for 40 hours while studying abroad. Only 1 or 2 student will be selected. Those who are selected will receive FREE HOUSING for their semester exchange abroad.
Estimated Program Costs

Selected students will participate on this program as an exchange. Exchange students should pay the tuition fee at their home institution, Montclair State University. Housing costs are included in this program. One meal per day is also included.

Additional costs may include transportation, meals, health insurance, visa fees, study abroad application fee, etc.
Students selected to participate in the three-week pre-session internship will receive a stipend by DKU to cover airfare and housing during the internship.
Application Process

Please complete the Montclair State University study abroad application process. In addition, please submit the DKU application to the Study Abroad Office at Montclair State.

Information on the DKU application


 
For Further Information

Contact Francesca De Ros, Study Abroad Coordinator, studyabroad@montclair.edu

Domenica Dominguez, Director of Study Abroad and International Programs, dominguezd@montclair.edu

All students must complete the Montclair State University study abroad application process first to receive approval.  Please click on the "Apply Now" at the top of the page to begin your application.
 

The Office of International Engagement
Rm. 207, Student Center Annex
Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ, 07043

Front Desk: 973 655 6862
For general questions about Study Abroad, please contact:
studyabroad@montclair.edu

 


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2019 10/01/2018 ** 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.