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Associated Kyoto Program
Kyoto, Japan (Outgoing Program)
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|Minimum Class Standing:||Junior||Minimum Japanese Language GPA:||3.0|
|Language Prerequisite:||Five semesters of Japanese and enrollment in a Japanese language class in the Fall, for Spring|
The Associated Kyoto Program is a study abroad program at Doshisha University in Kyoto, Japan, sponsored by a consortium of thirteen American colleges and universities. The Program maintains high academic standards and dedication to a sound liberal education for which its sponsoring institutions are known. Approximately 40 students are accepted each year to study the Japanese language intensively and take courses in English on Japan, mainly in the humanities and social sciences. The sponsoring institutions are: Amherst College, Bates College, Bucknell University, Carleton College, Colby College, Connecticut College, Mount Holyoke College, Oberlin College, Pomona College, Smith College, Wesleyan University, Williams College, and Whitman College. Occasionally students from other colleges are admitted. Over 1500 students have participated in the Program since its inception in 1972.
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Academic Year||2017-2018||02/28/2017 **||Rolling Admission||08/29/2017||04/19/2018|
|Fall Semester||2017||02/28/2017 **||Rolling Admission||08/29/2017||12/17/2017|
|Spring Semester||2018||09/17/2017 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.