SIUE Faculty Led Program: Business and Culture in China
Beijing, China;Shanghai, China;Xiamen, China
Summer - faculty led
SIUE applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Summer - faculty led
Language of Instruction:
Area of Study:
Business, Management, Marketing
Business & Culture in China: Beijing, Shanghai & Xiamen
The 2015 School of Business Program to China will explore three Chinese cities, all of which will expand your collective cultural dimension. Beijing's many important historical sites - the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square and the Great Wall - will give you greater perspective on China’s cultural heritage. While in Shanghai, you’ll tour US companies doing business in China to explore the nuances of international commerce. In Xiamen, you’ll be welcomed by business students from Xiamen University, with whom you’ll visit local Chinese businesses, compare cultures, and explore university life in China.
Undergraduate students will enroll in GBA 489 for 3 credit hours. Graduate students will enroll in MBA 595 for 3 credit hours.
DATES: May 10 - May 24, 2015
Students will be housed in shared double rooms in hotels and/or hostels.
Tentative Program Fee: $3,200 (will be finalized in Fall 2014)
The program fee includes round trip airfare from St. Louis, MO to China, visa entry fee for China, housing, transportation between cities, welcome and farewell group meals, CISI health insurance, field trips and cultural experiences.
The program fee does NOT include:
SIUE Tuition & Info Technology Fee: Participating students will be registered in 3 credit hours for the SIUE course associated with this program. Students will be billed accordingly with Summer 2015 tuition and the information technology fee charged to the Summer 2015 SIUE Bursar bill. For details see Undergradate tuition and Graduate tuition.
Meals in China & incidental expenses - Participating students will need to budget $500 - $700 to cover the cost of meals, some local transportation and minor incidental expenses for this 2 week program.
If you are interested in applying for participation in this program, please contact your academic advisor in the School of Business to indicate your interest and to determine how your participation in this study abroad program may fit with your remaining degree requirements.