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  • Locations: Shanghai, China
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Summer, Summer I, Summer II, Year
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: USAC 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Class Standing: Graduate, Junior, Senior, Sophomore Program Type: study abroad
Program: Affiliate GPA Requirement: 2.5
Housing: Dormitory Fields of Study: Anthropology, Business, Chinese, Economics, Finance, History, International Studies, Political Science, Sociology, Studio Art
Language of Instruction: Chinese, English
Program Description:
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Study abroad in Shanghai, China

Study and explore the city's sophistication, fine arts, spectacular museums, culinary fusion, and world-class entertainment.

Take advantage of outdoor recreation, including overnight trips to the beautiful Yangzi River Delta- picturesque Hangzhou, Nanjing, and Suzhou- and the beautiful water village of Xitang.

Immerse yourself in the local culture by gaining international business experience- 300 of the world's Fortune 500 companies have a major presence.

Enjoy the benefits of choosing from multiple levels of Mandarin Chinese- an increasingly important language in today's global society. 

What's included

Tuition and fees
Housing information assistance
Personalized pre-departure advising
Visa guidance
Parental support and advisement
Scholarship advising and assistance
Transcript assistance
Student health insurance
Local travel resources, tips, suggestions
24-hour emergency support
And more...





Terms available


Credit-earning options

Learn More About The USAC Shanghai Program
Historically, USAC awards more than $2 million in scholarships, grants, and discounts annually.  
USAC is an award-winning nonprofit international education provider. Since 1982, USAC has provided affordable, valuable study abroad programs that enable you to enhance your academics while providing opportunities and lessons that build interpersonal, time-management, problem-solving, and adaptability skills that will aid in your career development.


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2024 03/25/2024 ** Rolling Admission 05/25/2024 08/07/2024
Fall 2024 03/25/2024 ** Rolling Admission 08/24/2024 12/18/2024
Year 2024-2025 03/25/2024 ** Rolling Admission 08/24/2024 05/08/2025
Summer II 2024 03/25/2024 ** Rolling Admission 07/01/2024 08/07/2024
Summer I 2024 03/25/2024 ** Rolling Admission 05/25/2024 06/29/2024
Spring 2025 10/15/2024 ** 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.