USA EXCHANGE INFORMATION: BALDWIN
Partner Institution: Baldwin Wallace College located in Berea,
Language of Instruction: English
Description: Baldwin Wallace is situated on a pleasant campus in
the town of Berea, very near to Cleveland airport and 20 minutes
from Cleveland town centre.
What can I study at Baldwin Wallace? Courses are available for
York St John students studying Business Subjects, Film & TV
Production, Film Studies, Music, Theatre, Theology/Religious
Studies. The following are examples of modules taken at BW by
York St John exchange students:
History of Jazz
Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Group Communication & Leadership
Psychology of Music
Audio for Media
Lighting for Film
Television Production & Direction
Small Business Management
Principles of Accounting
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Salesmanship and Sales Management
Media and Diversity
Human Resources Management
Management Strategies and Policy
Religion & Film
Jesus & the Gospels
History of Spirituality
Women & Religion
Modern Spiritual Paths
20th Century Heroes of Asia
Module offerings and availability vary on a yearly basis. When
preparing for study at any institution you will need to check that
year’s current module offerings on the institution’s website.
Term Dates: Fall term runs from late August through to mid-
December. Spring term runs from mid-January through to mid-May.
Is a visa necessary for exchange in the USA? YES.
o Students will need to pay the SEVIS fee of $180 and then
apply for a J-1 (Exchange Visitor) Visa. They also have to
pay a visa application fee (MRV fee) which is currently $160.
More information about the visa application process can be
What are the estimated costs for exchange at Baldwin
o The exchange agreement with Baldwin Wallace includes
tuition and accommodation. Students will be placed in on-
campus accommodation as part of their exchange, and will
therefore only require funds for supplies and miscellaneous
o Students will need to pay for their own textbooks which could
amount to around $500.
o Music students who would like to take music lessons at
Baldwin-Wallace will have to pay extra for these.
Health Insurance? YES.
o York St John provides Travel and Health insurance for
students on exchange, however, in addition to this some
Universities in North America will require students to
purchase their own insurance. Please check with the Study
More information about exchange at Baldwin Wallace can be