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Office of Overseas Studies -- Undergraduate Overseas Studies in Nanjing, China

USC Office of Overseas Studies in conjunction with the Council on International Education Exchange (CIEE)
September 18, 2007


Nanjing University

Semester and Academic Year terms are both available. The approximate dates are from Early September to mid-December for the Fall Semester, early February to early June for the spring semester and early September to early June for the year long program.

Applicant Requirements:
Minimum 3.0 USC Cumulative G.P.A.
Language Requirement:
Students must have completed a minimum of one year of college-level Mandarin Chinese or the equivalent.

All students are required to take Readings in Chinese (6 units), Spoken Chinese (6 units), and Contemporary Chinese Studies (3 units). Language instruction is available at all levels from intermediate to advanced.

Extracurricular Courses:
Students may take extracurricular classes in subjects such as taijiquan, Chinese musical instruments, and Chinese cooking on a non-credit basis.

Units Earned:
15 units per semester or 30 for the full year.

Application Deadline:
Mid-February for programs beginning in the fall, and in early October for programs beginning in the spring. Deadlines are subject to change.

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