China Semesterr

Fall 2016 Semester

Full-Semester Credit • Cross-Cultural Experience • Incredible Site Visits
(Chinese Language Experience Not Required)

Asbury China Study Abroad Program

A 12-Week Academic Semester in China

Asbury University students laughing in China study abroad program

Program Costs

The China Study Abroad program is highly affordable. Asbury students pay the same credit-hour rate and room/ board rate as on-campus students. Additional costs paid by the student include: travel expenses to and from China, personal expenditures, some meals, passport/visa fees, etc.

Key Dates

February 22, 2016 – Applications Due

March 11 – Notification of Acceptance

March 25 – Housing Deposit Due

August 15-20 – Orientation in Wilmore, Ky.

August 22 – Depart for China

August 24 – First Day of Classes in China

November 13 – Last Day of Classes in China

November 14 – Depart for U.S.A.

Asbury University students exploring China  
  • Five weeks immersed in language and culture study in Xi’an, Shaanxi Province
  • One week serving orphanages and minority groups in Qinghai, NW China
  • Five weeks continued language, culture and historical study in Beijing
  • One week exploring other provinces, before departing for the US via Hong Kong

Program Details — Earn up to 16 hours of credit

(You don’t have to be a student at Asbury to participate. Typical credit-transfer rules apply.) 

Asbury Courses
(3 credit hrs each)

  • CSA 301 Christianity and Chinese Culture
  • CSA 302 Area Study: China
  • CSA 304 Dynamics of Cross-Cultural Ministry*

*Can be used to substitute for your CCE 073 assignment requirements.

A one-credit physical education course (PE 122) is also available.

Language Study Courses
(3 credit hrs each)

  • CHN 101 Elementary Chinese I
  • CHN 102 Elementary Chinese II
  • CHN 201 Intermediate Chinese