Catholic Sangji College

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Catholic Sangji College
Established 1970
Type Private
President Yu Gang-ha
Location Andong, North Gyeongsang, South Korea
36°34′10″N 128°44′10″E / 36.56944°N 128.73599°E / 36.56944; 128.73599Coordinates: 36°34′10″N 128°44′10″E / 36.56944°N 128.73599°E / 36.56944; 128.73599
Affiliations Roman Catholic
Website http://www.csangji.ac.kr
Catholic Sangji College
Hangul 가톨릭 상지 대학
Hanja 가톨릭 上智大學
Revised Romanization Gatollik Sangji Daehak
McCune–Reischauer Kat'ollik Sangji Taehak

Catholic Sangji College is a private 2-year college affiliated with the South Korean Roman Catholic church. It is located in the city center of Andong City, North Gyeongsang province, South Korea. The president is Yu Gang-ha (유강하). As a technical junior college, Catholic Sangji College emphasizes team teaching and project-based learning.

Academic departments[edit]

Division of Humanities:

Division of Health and Nursing

Division of Natural Science

  • Hotel cuisine and nutrition

Division of Industry

  • Computer information
  • Information communications
  • Railroad electricity
  • Automotive technology
  • Computer multimedia design
  • Interior design

History[edit]

The college began in 1970 as Sangji Technical School. It was founded by three Luxembourgian nuns of the order, Soeurs de la Doctrine Chrétienne (French, “Sisters of the Christian Doctrine”).

Sister schools[edit]

Sangji Catholic College maintains ties with four American institutions: University of California Riverside, Georgia Southwestern University, and North Park University. In addition, sisterhood relations exist between the automotive departments of Sangji Catholic and Kennedy King Community College in Chicago.

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