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|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Program Type:||Faculty Led||Language of Instruction:||English|
Glossary entry for program parameter 10888Minimum Class Eligibility:
|Non-SCSU Student:||Yes||Housing Options:||Host Families, Hotels, Residence Halls|
|Language Courses Offered:||Yes||Credit Type:||Graduate, Undergraduate|
|Program Length:||Short-Term Program|
Credits: 3-6 Credits
Faculty & Staff: SCSU
Faculty- Led- Kathy
Johnson and Jiping Zuo
home stay, Jilin Normal
Meals: Most meals are included
Language of instruction: English
Scholarship: Eligible students can receive a scholarship covering lodging, in-country travel, and meals
During this two week experience in China, students will have the opportunity to explore three different cities Beijing, Siping, and Chungchun. Students have the chance to fully immerse themselves in the Chinese culture by being paired with a host Chinese student from Jilin Normal University. Students will gain an insight on family dynamics in the Chinese culture through a home stay with their host student. Students will take multiple classes while on this trip some of the classes they will partake in are beginners Chinese Language, an Appreciation of Chinese Opera, and Chinese Calligraphy. Explore the amazing opportunity to explore the spectacular sites China has to offer!
Watch the student experience from 2016 here!
Students will take one class that is worth three - six credits the course is listed below:
- SOC 410/510
Students have the opportunity to explore three different cities in China. Many of the attractions include:
- The Great Wall of China
- Visit the US Embassy, the Summer Palace, the Temple of Heaven
- Museum of Yitong Manchu Autonomous County
- And many more!
SCSU students will stay in Jilin Normal University accommodations, hotels, and a family stay.
- GPA of 2.0 or higher
- Good standing at the University
Students interested in this program must submit a preliminary application through the Confucius Institute. The application can be found here: