Study Abroad in China: Chinese Studies & Internship in Beijing

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Beijing, China: Is this study abroad program for you? This program is for students who want insider’s access to Beijing. Students participate in an internship at one of Beijing’s many NGOs, think tanks or service organizations. Complementing the internship are fast-paced Chinese language classes and electives that take students out into the city to explore galleries, hospitals, temples, media providers, companies and schools. Students of all Chinese language levels and majors are welcome.

Study Abroad in Beijing, China: Features

  • Internships at NGOs, policy groups, clinics, service organizations, philanthropic associations
  • Chinese language classes
  • Electives in: environmental studies, film, history, philosophy, political science
  • Insider’s access to events and sites around Beijing
  • Local roommates
  • No language prerequisite

Study Abroad in Beijing, China: Details

Semester Fall 2013 Spring 2014 Summer 2014 Fall 2014
Application Deadline 05/01/13 11/01/13 03/01/14 05/01/14
Program Length 15 weeks 16 weeks 9 weeks 16 weeks
Arrival Date 08/28/13 02/12/14 06/11/14 08/27/14
Program Break Sept 30-Oct 4 April 7-11 NA TBA
Departure Date 12/16/13 06/02/14 08/11/14 12/15/14
Program Fee $13,990 $14,390 $7,190 $14,390
Recommended Credits 16 16 8 to 10 16