Wheaton in China 2015

Wheaton in China features on-site study of Chinese language, culture, and society in a language immersion setting offered bi-annually May-June and based mainly in Beijing, Tianjin, and environs.


Wheaton in China

Wheaton in China, 2015 is a six-week language and culture program in Tianjin, China that combines intensive language study with cultural immersion.  (6 Credits)

Program Dates: May 23 – June 20, 2015 on site

(May 11-15, 2015: Pre-trip Orientation on campus;

June 21-23, 2015: Post-Trip Project) 

Host Institution: New Century Language and Culture Center and Tianjin University of Finance and Economics

Program Costs: A Comprehensive fee of $4,950 (tentative) includes tuition, lodging, administrative fees, orientation materials, group land transportation, meal cards, textbook materials, lectures as well as trips and cultural activities.  Airfare, passport and visa, vaccinations, on-your-own meals, personal items are not included

Transportation: Students arrange their own flight itinerary to and from Beijing.

Program Director: Rose (Shuguang) Wang

Program Highlights

  • Cross Cultural Orientation
  • Total Immersion Program (Chinese Only!)
  • Courses Taught by Tianjin Language and Culture Center Faculty Members
  • Three Types of Classes Weekly
  • Room and Board on Tianjin University of Finance and Economics Campus
  • One Week of Home-Stay Arrangement
  • Fellowship with Other International and Local Chinese Students
  • Visits to Cultural/Historical Sites in Tianjin and Beijing
  • Worship in Local Churches

Are you interested?

Application: Applications must be received no later than February 28th, 2015.  A registration fee of $400 is required with the application and will apply to the total cost.

For more information contact the program director, the Global and Experiential Learning office, or take a look at more details regarding the program.

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