Join us for Rice in Japan, a six-week summer study abroad program in Tokyo, Japan, led by CLIC sensei, Dr. Naoko Ozaki. While in Japan, you will be immersed in the language and culture through homestay, excursions, community service experiences, and meetings with local language partners. During the six weeks, students will earn a total of six credits taught by Dr. Ozaki and a local instructor in Japan. If you complete JAPA 142 or tested into JAPA 263, you are eligible to apply. いっしょに日本に行って勉強しましょう。
|Prerequisites||JAPA 142 or Placement in JAPA 263|
|Program Dates||Mid May - June, 2024|
|Courses||JAPA 263 and JAPA 264|
|Applications Open||November 15, 2023|
|Application Deadline||January 21, 2024|
See below for more important dates.
|Expense||Rice Students Pay|
|Airfare (estimated Houston - Tokyo)||$1,500|
|Books and Supplies||$100|
- 6 Rice credit hours
- Accommodation with a host family for 6 weeks
- 2 meals per day (breakfast and dinner for 6 weeks)
- Local/regional excursions
- Language partners
- Community engagement
Some financial aid is available.
Learn about financial aid options at this link: Rice in Country Financial Aid
For more information consult with the Faculty Leader, Dr. Naoko Ozaki (Naoko.Ozaki@rice.edu).