Semester / Trimester

Students may choose between the following Program Terms:

Business, Chinese Studies & Language - East China Normal University

Students participating in the Business, Chinese Studies & Language program in Shanghai will be able to take a diverse set of courses taught in English. The courses that are offered will cover subjects such as Business, Political Science, Economics and History. ISA works closely with East China Normal University to develop coursework exclusively designed for ISA students.

In addition, students will be required to enroll in a Mandarin language course if they have not previously taken at least two terms of Mandarin.

Courses are taught in English except for Chinese language courses which are available for students with a beginning or intermediate level of proficiency. Courses will be taught by local and international faculty.

Upon program completion, students will receive a transcript from East China Normal University.

Semester + Semester Programs Available: Students may participate in the Spring + Fall OR the Fall +
Spring sessions of this program by selecting their two semesters of interest when submitting the initial ISA online application. For more information about this option, please contact your Shanghai Site Specialist.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 1 2016Sep 4, 2016 to Dec 17, 2016ISHF1116$11,900Program in Progress
Spring 1 2017Feb 12, 2017 to May 26, 2017ISHS1117$12,875Currently Accepting Applications!
Fall 1 2017Early Sep, 2017 to Mid Dec, 2017ISHF1117$12,875Currently Accepting Applications!

Intensive Chinese Language - East China Normal University

Students participating in the Intensive Chinese Language program at East China Normal University will take a full course load of Mandarin language courses which will including speaking, reading, writing, and listening components. All language levels are available, from absolute beginner to advanced, and a placement exam will be given at the start of each semester.

Gap students are also eligible for this program.

Semester + Semester Programs Available: Students may participate in the Spring + Fall OR the Fall +
Spring sessions of this program by selecting their two semesters of interest when submitting the initial ISA online application. For more information about this option, please contact your Shanghai Site Specialist.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 2 2016Sep 4, 2016 to Dec 17, 2016ISHF1216$11,500Program in Progress
Spring 2 2017Feb 12, 2017 to May 26, 2017ISHS1217$11,450Currently Accepting Applications!
Fall 2 2017Early Sep, 2017 to Mid Dec, 2017ISHF1217$11,450Currently Accepting Applications!