EXPERIENCE ANCIENT AND MODERN CHINA!
The program will provide students the opportunity to practice what they have learned in Chinese Language class in real life settings. In addition, they will have firsthand experience of the culture, history, and business environment of China and will have a better understanding of global business opportunities in China!
Beijing, Xian, Zhangjiajie, Hong Kong,Xiamen, China
Introduction to Chinese (CHIN 1411 and CHIN 1412) and Business Principles (BUSI 1301)
Students are required to take two classes and will receive seven credit hours upon completion of the program. Tuition is not included in the program.
2.0 GPA and 12 cumulative academic credits. Alamo Colleges expects study abroad participants to perform academically at standards commensurate with on-campus performance. This includes attending class, taking exams, reading required materials, completing homework, etc. If students' GPA drops below a 2.0 before they study abroad, they will not be allowed to participate in the program.
Professor Shen Jiang will be the lead faculty for the Introduction to Chinese I and II. She has been teaching Chinese in the Foreign Language Department at San Antonio College since 2010. Ms. Jiang holds a Master's in Linguistics and Computer Information Systems. She had led the China Study Abroad Program in the summer of 2010, 2012 and 2015. She is a Chinese native. Contact: email@example.com
Professor Veronica Rosas-Tatum will be the co-leader and lead faculty for Business Principles (BUSI 1301). She is a tenured Assistant Professor at Palo Alto College and Chair of the business department. She is also a recipient of a Title V Grant for Internationalizing Business courses. Ms. Rosas-Tatum holds a Master’s in Business Administration. She is a Student Leadership Institute faculty member and led China Student Leadership Study Abroad in the summer of 2015. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
*$5,800 Includes airfare, lodging, in-country transportation, some meals, entrance fees. This does NOT include tuition, passport fees, visa fees, books, materials and spending money. Financial aid is available.
December 4, 2015 ......................... $200 due with application (non-refundable)
Once students are accepted into the program, they will follow the scheduled payments:
December 16, 2015 ................................. $500 initial deposit
January 30, 2016 .................................... $1,700
February 25, 2016 .................................. $1,700
March 28, 2016 ...................................... $1,700
Failure to pay by the scheduled deadlines will result in cancelation of participation in the selected study abroad program.
A valid passport is required to travel. Click here for additional information.
Students receiving Pell grants are eligible for the Benjamin Gilman Scholarship. If awarded, students may receive up to $5,000. Click here to learn more
To apply, fill out the application and follow the instructions in the application.
*Alamo Colleges has taken considerable care in preparing information and materials for specific Study Abroad programs, and this information is subject to change. Although accurate at the time of publication, external events could result in changes in dates, itinerary, costs and other aspects of a program. Revised information will be provided as soon as it is made available, and participants should check with the faculty leader or the District Office of International Programs for the most recent information. Alamo Colleges will not be held responsible for unintentional misinformation.