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Simmons SLIS South Korea - Library Studies
Seoul, Korea, South (COF Programs (Outgoing) Program)
Program Terms: Summer
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Program Description:


South Korea

Sponsoring College

Simmons College

Course Term

Summer 2016


Seoul, South Korea

Travel Dates

July 23-August 11, 2014


LIS 404: Principles of Management with Lisa Hussey





This program is available to Simmons SLIS students who have completed at least 12 SLIS credits or
LIS students from an ALA-accredited program.

Program Description

It is strongly recommended that students only take one course to allow for the best possible experience of Seoul.

The course will be hosted by the LIS department at Yonsei University, the oldest and most prestigious LIS program in Korea.



Course Highlights

Take class with students from Yonsei University

Site visits to academic, public and national libraries

Excursions to national historic sites 

Program Price

$2,800-$3,200 (subject to change); A $500 deposit will be due by February 15, 2016. The remaining balance will be due at a later date (TBD).

Price Includes


Airfare, housing at Yonsei University, some meals, ground transportation in Seoul, international health insurance. 

*Tuition is charged separately.


Three graduate credits

Program Duration

20 days

Please Note


Local food may cause digestive adjustments.

Students should expect moderate walking on site visits.

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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2016 02/01/2016 ** Rolling Admission 07/27/2016 08/15/2016

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.