Education Abroad Partner Programs (Exchange and Direct Enroll)

Institution:Bogazici University

Program: Bogazici University (Instanbul, Turkey)

Sponsored by: James Madison College; Arts and Letters; Music

Offered in: Fall, Spring, Summer

Grade and Credit Conversion
Graded Subject Areas: Depending on the subject area of the course taken abroad, your credit will come back in one of the following two ways:
  • Graded credit (counts toward your MSU GPA)
  • Transfer credit (pass/fail basis and does NOT count toward your MSU GPA)

All subject areas listed below will come back as graded credit. Courses taken in any subjects that are NOT listed will come back as transfer credit. You can find a list of courses that have previously been approved for transfer credit on

If there is a course you want to take but is not listed on this page or, you will need to receive approval from your academic advisor or the appropriate college contact for study abroad course approvals. When you contact/meet with someone for course approval, make sure you have relevant course descriptions from the host university. Links to course descriptions can be found at the bottom of the “details” tab of each program page on the Office for Education Abroad Website.

Subject CodeSubject NameStart DateEnd Date
M CJames Madison College
AMSAmerican Studies
H AHistory of Art
LLLinguistics and Languages

Previously taken Courses:
Host School SubjectHost School Course NumberHost School Course TitleMSU Course CreditsMSU Course CodeMSU Subject AreaSubstituteStartDateEndDate
TKF211Intermed Turkish for Foreigners I4CSP  7BRFLLLL 251: A&L
POLS479American Foreign Policy3CSP  7BXAM CM C GCU: JMC
TKF111Elementary Turkish for Foreigners I4CSX  7AGRLLLL GCU: A&L
TKF111Elementary Turkish for Foreigners I4CSP  7AGKLLLL GCU: A&L
POLS435Issues in Turkish Foreign Policy3CSX  7BESM CM C GCU: JMC
POLS631International Migration & Refugees3CSX  7BETM CM C GCU: JMC
POLS405Communications & Politics3CSX  7BEPM CM C GCU: JMC
POLS526Current Issues in World Politics II3CSX  7BERM CM C GCU: JMC
POLS308Politics in Developing Countries3CSX  7BEUM CM C 320: JMC
POLS466Human Rights:Theory & Practice3CSX  7BNPM CM C GCU: J
POLS449International Conflict Analysis3CSP  7BWZM CM C GCU: JMC
POLS463International Law3CSX  7AFRM CM C 362: JMC