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Mason Korea at a Glance

Inspired by George Mason, one of the United States’ Founding Fathers, appeal for individuals and freedom, George Mason University recognizes that freedom and learning represent a complementary relationship that allows men and women of all ages to pursue their educational dreams. It is the fundamental goal of George Mason University to prepare its students to be critical thinkers and active citizens who have the skills and knowledge-base to make a lasting contribution to society. As a global campus of George Mason, George Mason University Korea shares this vision. Located approximately 25 miles from Seoul and a 20-minute shuttle ride from Korea’s award-winning international airport, GMU Korea is part of a global university campus shared with other institutions of higher learning. The campus accommodates students from all corners of the world and includes world-class teaching facilities, a library with state-of-the-art technology, a performing arts center, comfortable residence halls, faculty apartments, and guest housing.

Programs taught in:
  • English (US)

This school also offers:

BA

George Mason University Korea

Economics is about more than money and profits. It is a way of looking at the world through the lens of incentives, choices, and markets to help uncover new solutions to ... [+]

TOP 50 in the World “Masonomics” Pursue jobs in government, academic and private sectors

As an economics major at Mason, you will be studying in one of the top economics programs in the world.

You will be taking classes from professors well-known for their scholarship, their regular contributions in major national media such as the New York Times and the Washington Post, and their engaging blogs such as Café Hayek and Marginal Revolution. Two Nobel Prize winners, who were members of our department, set in place our strong foundation in free-market economics, public choice, and experimental economics.

You will join bright and energetic students from all over the world who are active in organizations like our own Economics Society. You will have opportunities to pursue your own original research or an accelerated master’s degree, to study abroad, or to reach your career goals through internships. Students have interned at small entrepreneurial companies to large financial institutions such as the Bank of America. They also find internships in government, including the US Department of the Treasury, the Department of Commerce, and in congressional offices and Washington DC think tanks.... [-]

South Korea Incheon
March 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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George Mason University Korea

Global affairs is an interdisciplinary major that introduces students to the processes of globalization that affect all societies. Students gain a sophisticated understan ... [+]

TOP 50 Social Science Unit in the World Promotes global problem solving Pursue jobs in organizations worldwide

Mason’s global affairs degree is designed for students who are interested in international issues and the global dynamics that affect all societies. You'll look at these subjects through many different lenses, including the political, the economic and the cultural. Our graduates pursue careers in international security and intelligence, global health and international development, law, business, media, and management.

Over the course of your education, you will gain a sophisticated understanding of complex issues such as terrorism, refugee crises, global inequality, and health and environmental challenges.... [-]

South Korea Incheon
March 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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BSc

George Mason University Korea

The accounting degree prepares students for professional careers in the private and public sectors. The accounting major is designed to produce accounting professionals w ... [+]

TOP 5% among U.S. Business Program AACSB accredited

The Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree prepares students for professional careers in the private and public sectors. The accounting major is designed to produce accounting professionals who can both generate and apply financial information to solve business problems.

Our students learn principles of business and accounting as well as the specific skills and specialized technical knowledge necessary for success in the dynamic field of accounting.

Our program emphasizes ethics, critical thinking, written and verbal communication, and effective use and understanding of technology. Our graduates are employed by the assurance, tax advisory, and consulting groups of the top accounting firms as well as Fortune 100 companies. Our proximity to the nation’s capitol provides unique opportunities for our graduates to work in government and in the federal practices of public accounting firms.... [-]

South Korea Incheon
March 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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George Mason University Korea

The Finance degree (FNAN) prepares students for professional careers by providing a solid foundation in the principles necessary to make operating decisions for an organi ... [+]

TOP 5% among U.S. Business Program AACSB accredited

The finance degree prepares students for professional careers by providing a solid foundation in the principles necessary to make operating decisions for an organization and in financial market analysis. We educate our finance majors to understand, evaluate, and manage risk. In addition, students learn to conduct and effectively present financial analysis and research valuing complex projects, assets, securities, and firms.

Finance majors explore the relationships among investors, firms, financial institutions, markets, and regulators. Students majoring in finance have a unique opportunity to compete globally, as well as regionally, for unique and diverse job opportunities, including government (U.S. Treasury and the Board of Governors), large financial corporations (Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac), international organizations (World Bank and IMF), and other careers related to finance.... [-]

South Korea Incheon
March 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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George Mason University Korea

The BS in Management (MGMT) prepares students to take leadership, management, and entrepreneurial roles in the public and private sectors. Students learn such skills as s ... [+]

TOP 5% among U.S. Business Program AACSB accredited

The BS in Management (MGMT) prepares students to take leadership, management, and entrepreneurial roles in the public and private sectors. Students learn such skills as strategic thinking, motivating and managing nationally and internationally diverse workforces, building, and leading team efforts, negotiating successfully and instituting planned change in organizations.

Opportunities

All students have opportunities to

conduct independent research engage in globally-related activities through coursework and language study at Mason and abroad participate in many forms of public service prepare for their future careers through internships, career-focused minors, and other college-to-career activities Degree Requirements Honors in the Major ... [-]
South Korea Incheon
March 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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Bachelor

George Mason University Korea

The world is becoming increasingly connected and the ability to create and maintain cross-cultural connections is more important than ever. As the effects of violence and ... [+]

No.1 in the field at U.S. World-renowned faculty Domestic and international cases

The world is becoming increasingly connected and the ability to create and maintain cross-cultural connections is more important than ever. As the effects of violence and conflict are felt throughout the global community, we are seeing more and more opportunities for collaboration, problem-solving, and peacebuilding in local communities and across international barriers.

To prepare our students to make cross-cultural connections, Bachelor’s of Arts in Conflict Analysis and Resolution students must demonstrate intermediate-level proficiency in a foreign language.

Analytical skills and techniques are critical to solving the world’s toughest problems. In order to solve conflicts, we must first understand it. Critical thinking and research skills are the focus of our Bachelor of Science program and are in demand by employers of all sectors. Students pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science in Conflict Analysis and Resolution develop research skills and have the opportunity to gain experience designing surveys, conducting interviews, analyzing statistics, and organizing data.... [-]

South Korea Incheon
March 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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George Mason University Korea

The 120-credit Computer Game Design program enables students to focus on the artistic components of computer game design while providing them with the technical skills pr ... [+]

No. 35 in the U.S. Not only focus on making games The next generation game designers

Computer Game Design program enables students to focus on the artistic components of computer game design while providing them with the technical skills prerequisite to the field. Required courses include computer science, art, and visual technology, music, humanities, and computer game design.

The required internship provides students with practical experience that enhances their employability postgraduation. Students study both the sciences and the arts, all in a revolving-role team-based, project-based new pedagogical environment. The GMU Computer Game Design program hosts the only U.S. Serious Game Institute (in partnership with the University of Coventry U.K.), that concentrates on game-related applied research and new innovative game company cultivation.... [-]

South Korea Incheon
March 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Read more in English

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