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Advisor: Candice Snowden Who Can Apply?: UMA only - non-UMA students consult your study abroad office
Fields of Study: Chinese Language & Literature, Communication, Economics, Education, Finance & Operations Management, History, International Relations, Journalism, Legal Studies, Management, Marketing, Operations & Information Management, Philosophy, Political Science, Resource Economics, Sociology Host Institution: National Chengchi University
Language(s) of Instruction: Chinese, English Language Credits Available: 3 credits
Minimum GPA: 2.75 Program Provider: CIEE
Program Type: Direct Enrollment In Classes With: Host Country & International Students
Minimum Class Standing: 2nd Sem Sophomore Housing: Residence Hall
Program Description:
Taipei
CIEE Communications, Business, and Political Economy Program in Taipei, Taiwan 
The politics of business or the business of politics – you’ll explore both using Taiwan and its $403 billion credit to the U.S. as a case study with CIEE. You’ll also examine the evolving field of communications and new media, deepen your understanding of Taiwanese culture, and improve your Mandarin language skills. Don’t forget to make time for fun as there are countless options, from trying tai chi in a park to channeling your inner rock star at a karaoke club.

Study abroad in Taiwan and you will:logo
  • Access an advanced curriculum through the International Master’s Program in International Communication Studies (IMICS) and International Master’s Program in Asia Pacific Studies (IMAS)
  • Improve your Chinese language skills with the help of peer language partners and custom classes catering to novice through advanced students
  • Gain professional experience through internships with local media organizations

Find out more.

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare. 
 



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Phone: 413-545-5247


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 12/01/2018 ** Varies 02/18/2019 06/28/2019

** Indicates rolling admissions.

If you are applying to a partner program, you must check their website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above indicates when your UMass Abroad application materials are due and the program’s deadline may be sooner.