|Travel with Dr. Wei Chen to China for a one-month internship followed by a 20 day travel program across China with “The Dragon Tour”. Intern for a company in Beijing in one of the following fields: Business, Architecture, Finance, Accounting, Green Technology, Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals, Hospitality, IT, Legal, Logistics, Marketing, PR & Advertising, Media & Creative Industries, NGOs, Charities & Not for Profit, Tourism & Travel.
All internships taken for UMW credit satisfy the Experiential Learning general education requirement. Students participating in non-credit bearing internships may choose to fulfill the Experiential Learning or Global Inquiry requirement by contract with the professor.
International travel may require immunizations or preventative medicines. Please refer to the US Center for Disease Control’s Traveler’s Health Information Page for recommendations. The UMW Health Center provides free travel consultations for UMW students by appointment, as well as travel information. The Center for International Education recommends that each student have a personalized medical consultation prior to international travel.
Faculty-Led Program Scholarships are available to UMW students (deadlines apply).
Included in the program cost are housing, guided trips, welcome and farewell meals, 24/7 emergency support, travel insurance, and the UMW Study Abroad fee.
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