Study Abroad

SMU-in-China: Language and Culture is an eight-week linguistic and cultural immersion summer program divided between Beijing and Suzhou, China. The program is designed for native English speakers who wish to take beginning, intermediate, or advanced Chinese. The program enhances basic language skills learned in Chinese, with a focus on language proficiency, particularly in the areas of description, narration, correspondence, and comparisons based on situational context.

SMU-Approved Programs in China: