Konyang University, located in Nonsan, South Korea, was founded in 1991. Konyang University has campuses in Nonsan and Daejeon. The Nonsan campus is the main campus with over 10,000 undergraduate students and more than forty majors, mostly in applied fields. The Daejeon campus has programs in Western medicine, medical technology, and nursing. The university has about 700 graduate students. In 2011, Konyang was one of three private ROK universities that began offering military science as a major. The university president is Dr. Kim Hi-soo, recipient of the 2006 South Korean Mugunghwa Order of Civil Merit Medal prize for outstanding citizen, for his work in fostering education.