Associated Colleges in China

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ACC Intensive Language Program


Deposits for the ACC program can be made online. Our system accepts American Express, Visa and Mastercard. 

Please make sure to complete your online application immediately following your deposit, especially the billing section!

Students/parents can also pay tuition online. This is called One Time Payment Gateway. Students can begin using this option after they have received their first paper bill.  Also, you will need your student ID# which you can find on your paper bill.

2016-2017 Cost

Spring 2016
Summer 2016
Fall 2016
Summer/Fall combined
Fall/Spring combined
Spring/Summer combined


2016-2017 Academic Year Cost Breakdown

Summer 2016 Semester Tuition Breakdown
(Total cost - $6,900)

Tuition (charged by Minzu, instructional cost, classroom rental, classroom supplies, teaching equipment, etc..) $4,611.00
Room:  1,089.00
Field trips:  400.00
Local excursions: 200.00
Chinese tables: 50.00
Extracurricular activities: 100.00
Registration & fees by Minzu: 250.00
Other: 200.00

Academic Semester Tuition Breakdown
(Total cost - $13,400 -Spring 2016/Fall 2016)

Tuition (charged by Minzu, instructional cost, classroom rental, classroom supplies, teaching equipment, etc..) $8,402.00
Room: 2,000.00
Field trips: 1,248.00
Local excursions: 500.00
Chinese tables: 150.00
Extracurricular activities: 350.00
Registration & fees by Minzu: 250.00
Other: 500.00

Travel to and from Beijing is not included.  Students should plan on spending between $1,650 and $1,800 for a round trip flight.

All other costs, such as fees for visas, passports, inoculations, accident and medical insurance  and personal expenses, are not included. Students are also responsible for their own meals. Students should expect to spend the following per semester on food:  Summer, $600; Fall, $950, Spring, $950.  Please contact the ACC office for cost estimates. Students should check with the financial aid office at their home institutions concerning availability of financial aid. Limited need-based, merit scholarships are available.


If you are accepted, the following are the deposit amounts for each term (this will also be noted in your acceptance letter):