Friendship Schools, Asia Region:
Dongseo University is located in Busan, South Korea. Dongseo is a Christian university with particular strengths in graphic design and film. It offers many of its courses in the English language. American students attending Dongseo have the opportunity to work as English tutors.
The Kazak-American Free University is in Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan. NNU students have the opportunity to study undergraduate courses in business for one semester at the university. Instruction is given in English.
Northwest University, located in Xi'an Shaanxi, China, is the oldest institution of higher learning in Northwest China, and one of the leading comprehensive universities in China. The university offers courses in Chinese language and culture. Many of its core courses are offered in English. There are also opportunities for students to work as English tutors.
Shaanxi University of Chinese Medicine is located in Xianyang Shaanxi, China. It is pleased to invite students from NNU to study short or long term. Students will enjoy the extraordinary culture on this campus, located in the heart of central China. Specific courses are offered in English.
Swan College of Central South University of Forestry and Technology (CSUFT), located in Changsha, is pleased to invite students from NNU to study and enjoy the culture on this picturesque campus located in the heart of Central South China. During specific terms of the year, courses will be offered in English by professors from NNU's Nampa campus.
Tibet University for Nationalities, located in Xianyang, China, was established in 1958. Although under the jurisdiction of Tibet, it is located in Central China and approximately half of the students are members of the Tibetan minority while the other half come from cities across Central China. The university is rich in culture and offers courses in Chinese language and culture. There are also opportunities for American students to work as English tutors.
Xianyang Normal University is located in Xianyang, China. It offers both short-term and semester-long courses in Chinese language, history and culture.
Friendship Schools, Latin America Region:
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The Universidad Internacional, located in Cuernavaca, Mexico, offers students the opportunity to experience an intensive study of the Spanish language and Latin-American Culture. Because of the variance in background and instruction, all students are given a brief assessment of their oral and written skills in Spanish to assure they are enrolled at the appropriate level. Classes range from beginning through advanced levels. Advanced courses include literature, culture and history, linguistics and professional internships. Students at the undergraduate or graduate level in Spanish, International Business, Education, Social Work, Criminal Justice or other professions that require fluency in Spanish or competency in Hispanic culture will value this educational opportunity.