Program Details

Students may inquire about the type of internship opportunities in their area of study and about the complete support services offered during the program by emailing CRCC Asia before enrolling in a Mason Study Abroad internship program.
Location:
Beijing, China
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:

Mason internship study abroad programs are destination-specific programs. Unlike traditional study abroad programs focusing on one particular subject, internship programs include students from different majors, working and studying in the same location. The student’s internship placement within a company relative to their area of study defines their global work experience, and determines the internship course credit the student will receive. For example, a China internship program can include (but is not limited to) students majoring in Government, Economics, Art, Criminology, Conflict Analysis & Resolution, Communications, and Psychology, and more. Beijing is home to heritage sites such as The Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, The Temple of Heaven and one of the Seven Wonders of the World - the Great Wall. Beijing has a vibrant youth scene with the ultra-modern Sanlitun shopping village and the 798 Art District, well-known for its history, politics, trade and finance, rich in culture, and tradition. With its international atmosphere, it is no surprise it attracts students from all around the world.

Students may inquire about the type of internship opportunities in their area of study and about the complete support services offered during the program by emailing CRCC Asia before enrolling in a Mason Study Abroad internship program.
 

Setting Description:
Mason Study Abroad partners with CRCC Asia to place students in an unpaid two-month summer internship program in Beijing, China. Students work five days per week, living with in a student apartment. Students gain valuable global work experience and professional skills in various industry fields, while also earning resident Mason credit, and enjoying the culturally rich, historic city of Beijing. English-speaking internship placements are available; however, students with Chinese language skills will benefit by being able to integrate and immerse themselves in the Chinese-speaking environment, and improve their Chinese language skills. During the two-month internship program, CRCC Asia offers student support services in-country, such as a welcome orientation, group activities, 24/7 staff support, and more.
Cost:
Program Fee (Summer 2016): $6200 Included: Tuition (6 credits) Housing - shared student apartment Internship placement Airport pickup upon arrival Fluent English/Chinese on-site support Optional weekly group social activities Pre-Departure Orientation International Travel Insurance Not Included: International airfare Personal expenses China Visa fee (if required) Meals

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