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This program is for OSU College of Health and Human Sciences students who will be studying at Fu Jen University which is located on the northern side of Taiwan in Taipei County. The political status of Taiwan is complex, but the island is claimed by the People's Republic of China although Taipei is the provisional capital on the island of Taiwan. With nine colleges and 23,000 students, Fu Jen Catholic University is the largest private university in Taiwan. Founded in 1925 and reestablished in 1960, it has helped Taiwan establish itself in the world market even with its small population, which is often referred to as the “Taiwan Miracle’. There have been changes in its outlook as a state country with applications for the UN along with moves towards a national defense.
With nine colleges and 23000 students, Fu Jen Catholic University is the largest private university in Taiwan. Founded in 1925, the university has sister relationships with more than 100 renowned universities world-wide and promotes a holistic education. For more information, please visit the Fu Jen University website.
2.75 GPA, Sophomore standing.
Programs may have alternative deadlines or extend deadlines. Confirm with your program advisor.
The ten week study abroad program in Taipei, Taiwan, is a unique opportunity for six to ten Oregon State University students to study and live with students of Fu Jen University. This experience includes group travel within the country and the potential to study the Chinese language.
Students will complete sixteen credits of required HDFS curriculum on the Fu Jen University Campus in Taipei, including HDFS 465: Orientation to Study Abroad (4); HDFS 431: Family, School and Community Collaboration (4); HDFS 447: Families and Poverty (4) and HDFS 465: Cultural Aspects of Families (4). There is opportunity to modify the program of study if a course has been previouly completed. All instruction and activities will be conducted in English and taught by OSU HDFS and Fu Jen University instructors. Fu Jen University students studying family, child development and human services will participate in selected courses. The program is designed so that, with advising, students can participate in the HDFS study abroad program and complete their HDFS program of study on time.
Visit the PHHS Taiwan website for more details.
Contact Carey Hilbert for more details.