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ELIGIBILITY
To apply, you must be a currently-enrolled, degree-seeking undergraduate UW-Eau Claire student majoring in Chemistry and/or Material Science.  You must be in good academic standing and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0.  You must maintain full-time enrollment and continue to meet the academic standing and GPA requirements the semester prior to departure. You may apply as a freshman, but must have at least sophomore standing by the time the program begins.

COURSES 
Students are required to take 12-18 credits per semester. Most subjects at City University of Hong Kong (CUHK) carry 3 credits each and are taught in English. Students are required to take 9 credits of their courses in the College of Science and Engineering (CSE). The other courses can be taken in other departments as well as language courses. All students must meet the pre-requisites of each course they choose to enroll in. It is highly recommended that students take a beginner level Chinese language course to assist in better communicating in Hong Kong. 

UW-EAU CLAIRE EQUIVALENCIES FOR CUHK COURSES
A variety of courses at CUHK have already been evaluated for UW-Eau Claire credit. To find courses that have been evaluated for CUHK, you will go to the Transfer Wizard site here: https://my.uwec.edu/psp/PUBLIC/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/EAU_SS_CUSTOM.EAU_TRNCRDWZ.GBL

  • Country: Hong Kong (leave college/university blank) - Click "Search"
  • Select "City University of Hong Kong"
  • Enter a course you are looking for or select "Search" to see the entire list

*Please keep in mind that since this is new, we do not have all courses evaluated. There is no guarantee that the same courses will be offered in the future, or that they will be offered during the term in which you are abroad.

Courses at CUHK
To see which Chemistry courses are available to you, please look here.

To see which Material Science courses are available to you, please look here


FOREIGN CULTURE
This program fulfills the complete Foreign Culture requirement upon successful completion.  Please email Degree Review at regrec53@uwec.edu after completion of the program to update your degree audit. (Students earning a B.A., B.F.A. or B.M degree in the College of Arts & Sciences cannot use study abroad to fulfill their foreign language/foreign culture requirement. See the university catalog for details.)

ACADEMIC CALENDAR
The Spring semester runs from January to May. The Fall semester runs from early September to December.
 

updated 7/7/14 JK


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