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  • Locations: Seoul, South Korea
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
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Housing: On Campus Residence Hall Language Pre-Requisites: None
Language of Instruction: English CMC GPA Requirement: 9.0
Program GPA Requirement: 9.0 Internships Available: None
Class Status: Junior, Senior, Sophomore Subjects Offered: Economics, Leadership
On-site semester-long required language course: None Additional Pre-Requisites: none
Program Description:

Live in Seoul and travel to Singapore!

The Political Economy of Development: Korea, Asia, and Beyond

This unique program allows ten students from Claremont and ten students from Yonsei University in Seoul to learn with and from each other.  CMC faculty and Yonsei faculty co-teach this 1.5 CMC credit program.  Together, Claremont and Yonsei students will explore the political economy and culture of South Korea and other Asian countries, live and study together, and participate on academic and experiential excursions in Korea and Singapore.  Claremont students will experience Korean society, culture, and history.

Led by CMC Professors Dr. Esther Chung-Kim and Dr. Albert Park, this nearly five-week program includes four days in Singapore.

2018 Program Fee: $3,300 includes tuition for 1.5 CMC credits, housing and some meals, excursions in Korea and to Singapore, some meals, and International emergency health insurance.

Additional Estimated Expenses: Airfare estimated at $1,500; Personal expenses estimated between $750 to $1,000; and additional meals estimated at $800

Informational purposes only:  CMC may be obliged to alter or eliminate the program or facets of the program including dates, academic topic(s), excursion, and/or estimated expenses without prior notice.


This program is currently not accepting applications.