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International Travel Courses

South Korea

Travel to South Korea, visiting Seoul a city of about 11 million and Jeonju a city of about 500,000. Students visit Eastern medical facilities, participate in daily life activities and visit historical and cultural places of interest, including the Demilitarized Zone, Buddhist temples, and museums. This program is part of a long-standing exchange between IU Kokomo and Jesus University in Jeonju and our newer partner Sungshin Women's University in Seoul. This travel program is also available for graduate nursing credit. (Please note: This course requires students to complete NURS-K 432 as a prerequisite for travel.)


  • NURS-T 675 Nursing Elective (3 cr.)
  • NURS-K 432 Korean Culture and Healthcare (2 cr. spring semester)
  • NURS-K 433 Korean Culture and Healthcare: Practicum (1 cr. summer 1)

Dates of Travel: Spring

Contact: Mary Bourke at

How to Apply: To apply for this trip fill out the application

Cost: Approximately $1,800. This includes airfare, hotels, travel within Korea and some meals.

Help with Funding: Visit our scholarship page for information on help with funding. There may also be fundraising opportunities as a class.

Last updated: 11/14/2017