The Program: The main goal of this study abroad program is to help students acquire a general grasp of the social, economic, and political systems of a different society and further a comparative worldview that can enhance competence in their careers. The academic theme of this year's program is "Fostering Global Citizenry through Cultural Exploration."
The Asia Council of the University System of Georgia
SummerStudy Abroad in China
For more detailed program information please visit The Asia Council of the University System of Georgia's website: www.daltonstate.edu/china
Eligibility: The program is open to undergraduate and graduate students in good academic standing. No knowledge of Chinese is required. *International students at Georgia State who hold F-1 visas must contact the Office of International Students and Scholar Services at 404-413-2070 to discuss possible implications of study abroad for their immigration status.
Courses and Credit: Students will earn 6 credit hours.Course registration is online at GSU.
Accommodations: Hotels and international student dormitories.
Costs: Program fee of $3,850*; tuition for 6 credit hours, please see Tuition Rates; and mandatory student fees (only the BOR Institutional fee and Technology fee).
*Program fee includes
Round trip airfare from Atlanta to China
Local transportation for all group activities, including airport pickup, train, bus, and other means of transportation if needed.
Accommodations in the host cities
Most meals on campus and during group tours
Admission to museums and attractions.
The use of classrooms and facilities at host institutions
Group emergency medical insurance
**Program fee does NOT include
- passport fees
- personal expenses
- textbook costs
How to Apply: Please note that their are actually two applications for this program for Georgia State Students: 1) You must complete the 2015 Dalton State College USG Application by clicking this link and 2) You must compete the Georgia State Univesity study abroad application by clicking the 'Apply Now' button at the top of this page.
Application fee of $250 due with the USG/Dalton State College application*
February 6, 2015: First Installment $1,600
April 1, 2015: Second Installment $2,000
Contact: Dr. Douglas Reynolds, Department of History, College of Arts and Sciences
Office: 34 Peachtree Street, Room 2018