Global Studies Japan offers 3 credit hours (ENGR 4060) with lecture topics taught by OSU Faculty, including field trips to cultural sites and industry leaders. Through readings, cultural site visits and walking tours, students will come to understand the complex nature of cultural diversity. Students will be responsible for a written report as well as journaling/blogging to document their course experience. (required)
Eligibility: Open to all students enrolled at OSU. Maximum program size is limited to 20 students. Minimum 2.25GPA required. Please check with your advisor to determine if credits will count toward degree requirements.
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 to Sunday, May 26, 2019
May 14—26 2019. Students are encouraged to stay in Japan after the program is over to expand your experience in an international setting.
Airfare: Group airfare may be available if enough students are interested or students may purchase airfare directly. Please do NOT purchase airfare until class sessions are held in spring 2019 semester and exact dates/times and other logistical deficits are determined. Group will be required to meet at set point and time in Tokyo to finalize rail card and other internal travel issues.
Financial Aid : CEAT Study Abroad Scholarship and OSU Provost Scholarship. Deadlines are: CEAT Study Abroad Scholarship—February 1, 2019 and OSU Provost is October 15, 2018 for the early bird and February 1, 2019 for the final deadline. If you are eligible for FAFSA, you may use your FAFSA benefits in the summer semester IF you take at least 6 credit hours. Please see the CEAT Study Abroad web site for more scholarship information: http://ceatstudyabroad.okstate.edu/scholarships
Program cost: $3100 will include: 3 credit hours of tuition, housing, some meals, local transportation (a rail card will be purchased for each student) and in-country field trips, international traveler’s insurance to include health insurance during travel dates.
Miscellaneous: Program cost does not include international round trip airfare, personal spending money, meals not included in above program cost and if needed, passports, VISA or immunizations.