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Exchange Program · Spring or Fall · Semester or Academic Year

Program Overview: 

The APSU-Mid Sweden University Exchange Program offers you the opportunity to study abroad for a semester or full academic year at one of two campuses in Sweden. You can pursue studies in humanities, social sciences, science, engineering, teaching, and social care. This program will permit you to keep pace with your APSU undergraduate or graduate program and, at the same time, provide you with a unique and rich cultural experience. All courses are taught in English. For more information about Mid Sweden University please visit the website at Mid Sweden University.

Lodging and Meals:

You will reside in a campus dormitory. Meals are not provided as part of the program, but campus cafeterias and dormitory kitchens are available.


12-15 credit-hours per semester


The courses listed below are offered at Mid Sweden University (MSU). During enrollment, the appropriate APSU course number will be assigned to the MSU course in which you enroll.

Swedish Language for Foreign Students (required course), Graphic Design, Photography, Business Administration, Journalism, Media and Communication Studies, Political Science, Sociology, Psychology, English, Education, Computer Science

Please see MSU Exchange Studies for current class schedule.

Payment Schedule and Deadlines:

Pay APSU tuition by the APSU tuition deadline. Submit the program application by Oct. 15, if you wish to study in the spring. The application is due by April 15, if you wish to study in the fall.

Financial Aid:

Your current scholarships and financial aid may apply toward the cost of the program. Call the Office of Student Financial Aid at (931) 221-7907 to schedule an appointment with financial aid counselor, Cathy Naef or Jennifer Ellis. Additional scholarships and travel grants are available through the Office of International Education. Scholarship information.


Tracy Nichols (Communication) at 921-221-6823 or

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Please review the Student Code of Conduct that applies to all students participating in APSU study-abroad and exchange programs.

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More information about Sundsvall, Sweden can be obtained through the links below.

Mid Sweden University, City of Sundsvall, Office of Tourism