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*WKU Faculty Led: Language and Culture in China
Beijing, China; Changchun, China; Harbin, China (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer,
Program Cost: Summer
Program Dates:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter 2016 11/01/2015 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer 2016 04/01/2016 ** Rolling Admission 05/20/2016 06/17/2016

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
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Good Academic Standing with WKU Program Catagory: WKU Faculty Led
Faculty Leader:
Peng, Ke, Zhang, Tianwei
Program Description:
Foster a new understanding of Chinese language and culture with this unique program.  Combining WKU’s Faculty-led Study Abroad and a Chinese language institute, this partnership provides students a wide variety of classes while still working closely with WKU Faculty.

  • CHIN 101
  • CHIN 102
  • CHIN 105
  • CHIN 201
  • CHIN 202
  • CHIN 306
  • CHIN 333
  • CHIN 401
  • CHIN 402

  • Graduate student in good standing (Graduate Catalog p.30).
  • Undergraduate students with 3.2 cumulative GPA.
  • Permission of instructor(s) is required.
  • Current WKU student eligible to register for WKU courses may apply. Students from outside WKU may participate as visiting students.
  • Students must be 18 years of age or older at time of departure (parent/guardian permission for anyone under 18 at time of departure).
  • Students must possess passport valid for at least six (6) months after return date.
  • Students must be free of active disciplinary sanctions as verified by Judicial Affairs.
  • Students must complete all pre-departure orientations.
  • Full payment prior to departure is required.
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