Study Abroad Opportunities
The Associated Colleges in China (ACC) Program, a consortium of several prestigious liberal arts colleges administered by the East Asian Languages and Literatures Department, provides summer, fall and spring studies in Beijing (hosted by the Capital University of Economics and Business) with intensive coursework through individualized instructions with a high level of participation and interaction. The courses are taught entirely in Chinese and encompass topics including advanced language, Chinese politics, society, economics, religion, art, folklore and literature. Unique features and activities of the program include the language pledge (speaking Chinese only), language practicum (individual projects conducted with local citizens), Chinese host families, Chinese language table, field trips outside of Beijing and extracurricular activities such as Taichi, Chinese food cooking, Chinese calligraphy, etc.
Students of Chinese are eligible for the ACC program.