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  • Locations: Beijing, China
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Summer, Wintersession
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CET Academic Programs 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Advisor:
Candice Snowden
Who Can Apply?:
UMA only - non-UMA students consult your study abroad office
Fields of Study:
Chinese Language & Literature
Language(s) of Instruction:
Chinese
Language Prerequisite:
0 College-Level Semester
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Housing:
Residence Hall
In Classes With:
All US Students
Minimum Class Standing:
1st Semester Sophomore
Application Includes:
language competency form
Minimum GPA:
3.0
Classification of Credits Available:
Full-time, Grad Credits, Undergraduate Credits
Program Description:

CET Beijing: Intensive Language

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CET Beijing, in operation since 1982, has Chinese language learning down to a science. Intensive Chinese language classes are taught by outstanding, seasoned instructors. Chinese language excursions get you out the door and into the city. A full-time Chinese language pledge keeps language learning going around the clock. And Chinese roommates share every part of the experience. You'll make exceptional gains in your language skills over the course of the term. This program is open to all language levels, from beginners to heritage learners.

Your Chinese Will Improve by Leaps and Bounds.

  • A full load of intensive, integrated Chinese language classes that cover at least one year of Chinese in a term.
  • Full-time Chinese language pledge.
  • Chinese roommates.
  • No language prerequisite for the fall, spring and summer terms.
  • The four-week January Term is a perfect warm up to any spring China program. It is open to students with at least 3 previous semesters of Chinese.
Visit the CET website to apply and learn more about this program.


Students who are certain they want to apply to this specific program may start the IPO portion of the application process by clicking the "Start IPO Application" button, above or below. 

If you are NOT certain that you want to apply to this program, please come to the Education Abroad Advising Center for advising, located at 455 Hills South Building, open Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  
Phone: 413-545-5247.


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies 08/29/2018 12/16/2018
Summer 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies 06/13/2018 08/12/2018
Spring 2019 10/01/2018 10/01/2018 TBA TBA
Wintersession 2019 11/15/2018 11/15/2018 TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.