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CIEE: Taiwan: Intensive Chinese Language and Culture
Taipei, Taiwan (Education Abroad Programs Program)
Program Terms: Fall Semester,
Spring Semester,
Year
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Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Semester 2019 01-NOV-2018 ** Rolling Admission 24-FEB-2019 31-MAY-2019
Year 2019-2020 01-APR-2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall Semester 2019 01-APR-2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Class Status:
2nd year Minimum GPA Requirement: 2.75
Language Requirement:
none
Open to Non-UVa Students:
No
Housing: Apartment, Homestay, University dormitory Language Courses Offered: Yes
Language of Instruction: Chinese, English
Credit Type:
Transfer Credit
Program Type:
Internship, Island
Tuition Payments Made To:
Program Provider
Education Abroad Advisor:
Ryan Hathaway
Application Fee:
Yes
Study Abroad Administrative Fee:
Yes
Subject Area:
Art, Art - Art History, Asian Studies, Chemistry, Chinese, Cultural Studies, Independent Study, Internship, Linguistics
Program Description:

Taipei
CIEE Intensive Chinese Language and Culture Program in Taipei, Taiwan
Explore beyond the classroom, and gain confidence in your Chinese language skills on CIEE’s Intensive Chinese Language and Culture program in Taipei. There’s so much to explore in this comfortable, livable city in the heart of Taiwan. By engaging with locals, you’ll improve your language skills, and make long-lasting professional connections and friends. A for-credit internship or independent research project ensures you gain real-world experience, and intercultural workshops led by experts introduce you to this country’s rich traditions.

In Taipei you will:
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  • Further your study of traditional Chinese characters and improve your standard Mandarin Chinese through small, intensive language classes, while Cultural Ambassadors and Taiwanese roommates help guide you through the culture and language
  • Elective course taught in English that explores Taiwanese identity through its contemporary art and culture
  • Engage and earn credit through an organizational internship or independent research
Find out more. 

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