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  • Locations: Seoul, South Korea
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: SMC-CA applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA: 2.8 Eligible Class Standing: 2 Sophomore, 3 Junior
Language of Instruction: English, Korean Study Abroad Program Type: Exchange Program
Housing: Dormitory Field of Study: Business Administration, Communication, Economics, English, Global Regional Studies, Studio Art, Theater
Program Description:


The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste the experience to the utmost, to reach our eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experiences." --- Eleanor Roosevelt

Photo Credits: Heartywizard:Pixabay


Chung-Ang 2016-2017 English Courses
To see syllabi click HERE

SMC pre-approved courses (coming soon...)

Program Highlights

  • Experience one of the most technologically advanced cities in the world by studying abroad in Seoul, South Korea.
  • Take classes in English surrounded by local Korean University students who will help guide you through your experience.
  • Take advantage of the Cultural Experiences available through the program: Visit the Samsung Electronics Museum, See the Blue House (as opposed to the USA's White House) and try your hand (or foot) at Taekwondo.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • At least sophomore year standing (junior for some programs), SMC, Exchange & Lasallian programs meet senior residence requirements;
  • Transfer students: Must complete 2 consecutive semesters at a four-year institution;
  • An average of a 2.8 minimum cumulative AND major GPA (some programs require a 3.0 or above, see each program brochure for specifics);
  • Confirmation of a clear record of disciplinary conduct with Residence Life


2018-2019 Semester Fees
Tuition & Fees $23,565
Room N/A
Travel (Estimated International Flight) $1,000
Student Visa N/A
Books (Estimated) $550
Personal Expenses (Estimated) $1,100
Study Abroad Deposit $600
Security/Housing Deposit $500
Application Fee N/A
Health Insurance Fee $200
Study Abroad Fee $30

*NOTE: Tuition does not include excursion/lab/material fees associated with courses taken. Students are charged additional related course fees directly.
For Scholarship Resources please click HERE.


Application Process

  • Click on the "Apply Now" button on top right hand of this page to begin the process
  • Deadlines: March 1st for summer/fall start programs and October 1st for spring start programs
  • Selection results will be announced April 1st for summer/fall start programs and November 1st for spring start programs
  • Study abroad/ housing deposit is due April 10th for fall start programs and November 10th for spring start programs.

Host University

Photo Credit: Chung-Ang University

Chung-Ang University is a private institution consisting  of 10 undergraduate colleges and 16 graduate schools. Established in 1918, CAU has upheld its ideal of “Truth and Justice” and taken a leading role in nurturing intellectuals of the nation. Respected as leading institution providing quality education, CAU has sped up the pace of innovation in local education. Fully accredited by the Ministry of Education of Korea, CAU offers a wide range of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs including a law school, global MBA programs and a medical school.

Chung-Ang University listed as one of the top ten universities in South Korea has a long list of successful alumni including but not limited to singers, actors, directors, and broadcast producers.  Furthermore, CAU is recognized as the nation’s best in the fields of pharmacy, culture and art education. As a major private institution, Chung-Ang University is fully committed to guiding its Korean and international students to envision their life goals and achieve their maximum potential in the increasingly competitive global society.


CAU will help SMC students secure on-campus accommodation. SMC students will live with both Korean and other international students.  SMC students will pay their housing fees directly to CAU. To learn more about the housing options, visit CAU's residence web page.

This program is currently not accepting applications.