International Colleges Beijing courses are CU Denver courses. Students earn CU Denver undergraduate credit and courses appear on students’ transcripts as regular CU Denver courses. Students may stay for a semester, a year, or more taking classes that fulf
- Beijing, China
- Program Type:
- Study Abroad
- Degree Level:
- Fall Semester, Spring Semester
- Program Description:
- The University of Colorado Denver Semester in Beijing program opens doors to greater cultural understanding and in-depth global education. Through a rigorous curriculum, American and Chinese students take courses together in English at the International College Beijing, a joint program between the University of Colorado Denver and China Agricultural University.
International Colleges Beijing courses are CU Denver courses. Students earn CU Denver undergraduate credit and courses appear on students’ transcripts as regular CU Denver courses. Students may stay for a semester, a year, or more taking classes that fulfill elective or major credit. While the foci of the program are for Communication and Economics majors, other course offerings include: English, History, International Studies, Math, Geography, Philosophy, Political Science, Accounting, and Sociology. All non-Chinese students are required to take Chinese Language (beginning through intermediate) and Contemporary Chinese Culture and Society. Chinese, American, and other international students are integrated in the same classroom giving students the opportunity to experience different viewpoints, create lasting friendships, and develop global contacts.
The Semester in Beijing program is a fantastic value. The program fee includes: pre-departure orientation, in-country orientation, airport pick up, tuition of up to 16 credits, most required textbooks, dorm-style accommodation, International Health and Evacuation Insurance, a meal card (covers approximately 50 meals), excursions in and around Beijing, and support services in Denver and Beijing. Financial Aid can be used towards the program, and scholarships are available.
- Setting Description:
- Why China? With almost one-quarter of the Earth’s population, and the world’s fastest growing economy, China has become an ever-present factor in global politics and daily life affecting Americans. Studying in China is a wonderful opportunity to explore the world's most populous country. You will experience China's unique blend of ancient and modern civilization, as well as its scenic beauty and bustling nightlife. Explore new places and meet other students from around the world, and you will find yourself opening your eyes not just to China, but to the whole world. The expansive size of China's territory means a tremendous variety of climates, cultures and landscapes await. Chinese culture and people are extremely diverse and multicultural, consisting of 56 different ethnic groups. You will experience unique customs as you travel to different parts of China. Living and interacting with local Chinese and immersing yourself in Chinese society will provide you with a new way of visualiz
- $12,000 per semester