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Study Abroad

Korea program

Program Description

This program will give students an opportunity to become familiar with Korean history and culture, develop a broad understanding of the historical, social and cultural issues in Korea.

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Eligibility

  • Good Academic Standing
  • Completed at least 12 UIC credits

Courses

  • KOR 130 Understanding Korean History (3 credits)
  • Korean 101 (4 credits)
  • Korean 103 (4 credits)
  • Korean 104 (4 credits)

Highlights

  • Cultural site visits
  • Visit to DMZ (Korean Demilitarized Zone)
  • Visit to Independence Gate and Gwangju
  • Cultural workshops

Program Fee $5,326

Program Fee Includes:
Tuition for 7 hours of UIC credits, airport transfers shared housing in hotels, local transportation for program excursions, some group meals, and international health insurance.

Not Included:
Airfare, passport, most meals, and personal spending money expenses.

Funding Resources

  • Students with a FAFSA on file can use their financial aid to help offset study abroad expenses
  • Scholarship opportunities are available on the UIC Study Abroad Office Website studyabroad.uic.edu/scholarships

Application Deadline: March 11, 2022

Questions?
Faculty Director: Hanae Kim – kimh@uic.edu
Study Abroad Office: Irina Krymova – krymova@uic.edu

More Info: go.uic.edu/KoreanHistory