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Dig into learning and life in Tokyo.

2 Courses

Language

INTENSIVE JAPANESE LANGUAGE
(LEVELS 1-6)

Full immersion (Japanese only in all class levels, though conversation groups allow English, for clarification)

Culture

JAPANESE CULTURE AND CIVILIZATION

Taught in English; involves trips to spots near and far; optional informal extracurricular activities.

Academic Credit

Language

12 semester credits/18 quarter credits

200 hours

Culture

3 semester credits/4 quarter credits

60 hours

Avg language course Class Size

= 20 Students

Lodging & Cost

Dormitory

$6,700

Room with Americans, Japanese, and other nationals.

Homestay

$7,300

Homestay with a Japanese family (includes breakfast & dinner)

Independent

Variable

Terms of Study

  • Semester (2½ months)—most common
  • Extended Semester (2 semesters—5 months)
  • Academic Year (3 semesters—7½ months)
  • Summer Short Term (7–8 weeks)

Deadline Extended

We have pushed back our Fall Extended program application deadlines by 2 weeks until Feb. 21. There is still time to pursue this 6-month option, with a student visa beginning this summer. Increase your Japanese language proficiency– approximately 2-years of university level Japanese– taught during our Fall Extended program.

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Testimonials

Moronaga-sensei has an incredible ability to make class time interesting, even when she packs in a lot of work. She’s excellent at explaining the finer details of grammar (such as tame and you ni).

—Dede Tete-Rosenthal

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