Shanghai, China—Study Abroad

University Studies Abroad Consortium USAC

This program is offered through the University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC). The Shanghai program is ideal for students who are interested in studying the economic and business environment of China and East Asia.

Shanghai is one of the world’s great cities. Its night skyline boasts thousands of colorful high rises, revealing the modern face of China – one of sophistication, big business, vibrant art and culture, and fine cuisine.

Course Information

The Shanghai program offers an intensive language approach that allows you to complete up to one year of university foreign language coursework in only one semester. You may combine courses from the following subject areas: International Business and Intensive Chinese Language. These subject areas are not exclusive of one another so you may combine courses for up to a total of 18 credits. See USAC for your course options.

The Chengdu program has a Resident Director who is responsible for the USAC office abroad and the overall operations of the program: securing appropriate student housing, hiring outstanding faculty, organizing exciting field trips and optional tours as well as overseeing your general well-being.