** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Language of Instruction:
Junior, Senior, Sophomore
South Africa: Nelson Mandela University
For detailed information regarding deadlines and how to apply, go the the CSU International Programs websitehere.
City: 25 miles of beaches and tons of entertainment, museums, and wildlife viewing opportunities make Port Elizabeth one of the most popular tourist destinations in South Africa.
University: The only university in the world to carry his name, Nelson Mandela University works to honor the former South African president's legacy with its leadership in generating knowledge and the most diverse student population in South Africa.
Academics: Earn Major, Minor, and General Education credit.
Tuition: Same tuition cost as home CSU campus.
Language of Instruction: English
About Nelson Mandela University
Located in Port Elizabeth, Nelson Mandela University was created in 2005 by the merger of the former University of Port Elizabeth and Vista University. Nelson Mandela University draws students from around the world, with more than 3,000 international students bolstering its student population of 27,000.
CSU IP students enroll directly at Nelson Mandela University, studying alongside local students and gaining the experience of being fully integrated into life at Nelson Mandela University and in South Africa. Students will primarily take coursework in their major, concentrating on one or two areas of study and taking courses in that department in order to integrate into the academic life of the university. The main language of instruction at Nelson Mandela University is English, and all CSU IP students are required to study the Xhosa language and culture each semester as part of their academic program.
For detailed information regarding deadlines and how to apply, go the the CSU International Programs website here.