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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Mandarin Chinese (Study Abroad)

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E.g., Thursday, June 10, 2021
E.g., Thursday, June 10, 2021
E.g., Thursday, June 10, 2021
Taipei, Taiwan
Chinese (Mandarin)
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Dates of Program: 
May 7, 2021
July 3, 2021



Program Type: 
Summer Study Abroad
Program Level: 
Year 2
Year 3
Year 4
Classroom/Study Hours: 
Year 2Year 3Year 4
Credits offered999
Number of Classroom Hours per week202020
Number of Self-Study/Homework Hours per week101010
Number of Hours With a Language Partner per week2.52.52.5
Number of Hours of Other Activities per week555

Year 2: 1) A Course in Contemporary Chinese 2, 2)  Taiwan Today

Year 3: Developing Chinese Fluency: Transitions: An Intermediate Chinese Course.

Year 4: 1) Across the Straits: 22 Mini-scripts for Developing Advanced Listening Skills in Chinese.    2) A Course in Contemporary Chinese 4

Program Details: 

Welcome to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Project GO summer 2021. The program is located at the training center of Ming Chuan University, in the bustling Shilin District of Taipei, Taiwan. Participants will stay in a double-occupancy campus hotel. Classrooms are in the same building, providing easy access to restaurants and gyms. Classes will be held Monday - Friday for 4 hours daily with 1/2 hour required tutoring and homework. Language Pledge is required. Program includes 4 arranged weekend trips to mountains, cultural dwellings, and museums.  More info:

All Project GO programs provide funding for:

  • Tuition/fees
  • Room and Board
  • Travel to/from study location
  • Books
  • Insurance
  • Visa

The following costs will not be included in Project GO Funding: personal spending money, personal travel, costs for obtaining a passport, medication, and expenses for dependents.

Please Note: Project GO participants planning to travel abroad MUST have a valid U.S. passport in their possession no later than 90 days before anticipated travel date. Many destinations require student visas, which take additional processing time. For further information, visit our FAQs.

Additional Details: 

This is a language pledge program.   

Application Deadline: 
January 13, 2021
Separate application?: 
No, a separate application is not needed.
How to Apply: 

Please follow the link to apply through the central application system:  

Please write your application essays very carefully.  Ask your commanders and Chinese teachers for recommendations early in the process. Maintain your GPA, and ask your institution's Prestigious Awards and Fellowships office for assistance with fintuning your application.  

Program Images: 
Leeann Chen
Email Address: 

Thank you very much.