China Studies Program
Experience firsthand the daily realities of this powerful country by living at Xiamen University and spending time in Hong Kong, Xi’an, Shanghai, Beijing, and an area of rural China. The program includes Chinese language study, courses in Chinese history, contemporary society, and intercultural communication as well as possible business internships. Opportunities like weekly English language tutoring sessions help CSP students develop relationships with the students of Xiamen University while developing language proficiency.
Messiah tuition, room, board plus $1,200 off-campus study
Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from their program.
Messiah Pre-Approval Deadlines
Spring 2015 – April 1, 2014
Fall 2015 - December 1, 2014
China Studies Program Deadline
Spring 2015 - November 1, 2014
Rolling admissions; students are strongly encouraged to apply early
“I learned much about Asian cultures in general, and the Chinese culture in particular. I believe that this knowledge is essential for a person like me who wants to work in international relations.“