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Osaka Gakuin University
Osaka, Japan (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
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Program Type: CCU Long Term Exchange Program College: E. Craig Wall Sr. College of Business Administration, Thomas W. & Robin W. Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts
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OsakaOsaka Gakuin University (OGU) offers a Japanese studies program that is progressive, practical and unique. The OGU Japanese Studies Program consists of comprehensive Japanese Language course in the morning, followed by a variety of elective classes in the afternoon suitable for every level of Japanese proficiency from complete beginner to confident Japanese speakers.

In addition to experiencing OGU’s specialized and rigorous academic curriculum, students have an opportunity to participate in a multitude of cultural, athletic, and social clubs campus wide.  Full immersion and successful completion of OGU’s one semester or ten-month Japanese studies program will provide students with a strong Japanese language foundation and sincere appreciation for Japan, its culture, and traditions. Moreover, students will gain a greater understanding of the meaning of the “global village” as they will build lifelong friendships with international students from all over the world.

OGU is located only thirty minutes from Kyoto, the cultural center of Japan; ten minutes from the hub of the Osaka business and entertainment district; forty minutes from Kobe, one of the world's leading trading ports; sixty minutes from Nara, the oldest historical region of Japan, and about two and a half hours by Shinkansen (Bullet Train) from the nation's capital, Tokyo.

Osaka Gakuin University: Quick Facts
Location Osaka, Japan
Who can Apply Undergraduate Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors in specific disciplines. Please contact Lori Patterson at to find out more information.
Academic Requirements Minimum 3.0 GPA required for admission
Language Requirements None
Academic Calendar (2013-14) Fall Semester: 9 Sep – 20 Dec 2013
Spring Semester: 20 Jan – 9 May 2014
Courses Taught in English For Fall and Spring Courses, click here. Please note the "Japanese Studies Course" are taught in English.
Tuition Exchange Students Pay $5,600 (CCU In-State Rate Fall/Spring 2017-2018)
Accommodations  Students have an option to live with a Japanese host family or in student apartments. For more information, please read Osaka Gakuin University Information Guide.
Projected Budget See Osaka Gakuin Budget
Scholarships Visit our scholarship page
Additional Information Visit University’s website 

For more information about Japanese culture click here
For more information about the demographics of Japan click here

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This program is currently not accepting applications.