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  • Locations: Guangzhou, China; Hong Kong, China; Zhuhai, China
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
GPA:
2.60 (may be flexible) Language of Instruction: English
Year in School: May apply as first year student; must have at least soph. standing by program begin Academic Pre-requisites: ECON 103 or 104
Coordinator: Shanti Freitas
Additional Eligibility:
Good academic, conduct & financial standing at UWEC
Program Description:
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Program Summary & Location

Join us for a three-week introduction to the business culture of China at Jinan University, Zhuhai campus. You will experience the language, culture, food, and business etiquette while in Zhuhai and Hong Kong. A combination of pre-departure lessons, on-site lectures, and tours of important business and cultural sites will give participants an overview of China today. 
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The main part of the program will be hosted by Jinan University-Zhuhai campus, located on the southern coast of China on the Pearl River Delta. The location of Zhuhai, along with the deep-water port makes it a major attraction for foreign capital. There will be business and cultural visits in Zhuhai and its surrounding area. In addition to ten days in Zhuhai there will be a three-day guided visit to businesses and historical sites in Hong Kong.

Academics

To learn about eligibility requirements, academic course offerings, and the program calendar, click on the following button:
Academics - China Faculty-Led 

Student Life

To see more on what resources they provide and special notes on the program, click on the following button: 
Support - China Faculty-Led

Housing & Meals

In Hong Kong, you will stay in a hotel. In Zhuhai, you will stay at the Golden Palm Hotel near campus. At both hotels, you will reside in double rooms and breakfast is included. Some additional group meals will be provided in both locations. In Zhuhai, most of your meals can be purchased at the cafeteria at a reasonable price or in the surrounding area at local restaurants.teaching in classroom

Cost

By clicking on the following term, you will find more information on program costs. If the term you want to go abroad is not listed, please see the most recent term and add 7% to your estimate to factor in exchange rate fluctuations and tuition increases. There is an additional $1500 in scholarships available to high achieving students (3.0 GPA or higher) with high financial need, with preference given to students with a multi-ethnic background. The scholarship is provided through the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU). Instructions to apply for this scholarship will be sent to applicants once accepted into the program. 
Summer 2018

Learn More & How To Apply

Still have some questions? You can schedule an appointment with Shanti Freitas (Faculty-Led Immersion Coordinator) by calling 715-836-6037 or emailing freitasb@uwec.edu.

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Ready to apply?! Click here to read our application instructions. Then return to this page and click the "Apply Now" button at the top of the page. 


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 02/02/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.