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CIEE: Khon Kaen, Thailand - Development and Globalization Program
Khon Kaen, Thailand (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
Spring
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Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Program Dates &
Deadlines:
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Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction::
English
Core Program Attributes::
Direct Enrollment
Minimum GPA::
2.8
Housing Options::
Apartment, Homestay
Approved by::
AAP, CALS, ENG, HUM EC, ILR, SHA
Open to::
sophomore
Program Advisor: Dr. Kristen Grace
Program Description:

Globalization
CIEE Development and Globalization Program in Khon Kaen, Thailand 
Start doing. What better way to begin understanding the complexities surrounding environmental, development and globalization issues, than to engage with and confront them yourself? In Thailand, you’ll engage in a real-world learning model to examine issues of development and social justice on a grassroots level.

Study abroad in Thailand where coursework and the classroom are a springboard, propelling you out into the field where you’ll interact with, learn from and contribute to communities and organizations in the Northeast of the country.

In Thailand you will:
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  • Immerse yourself in Thai culture through community stays, translated exchanges, Thai student roommates, and peer tutors
  • Spend significant time living and exchanging with villagers and NGOs
  • Conceive, collaborate on, and present a final, group project which uses methodical, field-based research and contributes to the public sphere
The program will challenge you to assess the effectiveness and far-reaching implications of environmental and development projects, and investigate the relationship between international  the role of developed countries.

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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Approx. Start Approx. End
Spring 2016 10/01/2015 ** Rolling Admission 03/01/2016 06/10/2016

** Programs may fill long before their final deadline. * Recommendation--For SPRING: APPLY in MAY to study abroad the following spring. For FALL/YEAR: APPLY in DECEMBER. Later applications are always welcome, but colleges may need time to process your approval.