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  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Program Homepage: Click here
  • Restrictions: Grinnell applicants only
Grinnell Approval Deadlines/Program Dates:
Grinnell Approval Deadlines/Program Dates:
Term Year Grinnell Approval Deadline Grinnell Decision Date Program Start Date Program End Date
Fall 2019 12/05/2018 02/18/2019 TBA TBA
Spring 2020 12/05/2018 02/18/2019 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Subject Areas of Interest: Cultural Studies, Film Studies, History, Literature, Media Studies, Philosophy Language of Study: Chinese, English
Campus Program Advisor: Jin Feng OCS Contact: Alicia Stanley
Language Prereq: 5 semesters Housing: Home Stay
Program Description:
Great Wall ChinaImage by Anna Wenzel, Beloit College via ACM


Why study on the ACC Intensive Language program in Beijing?

  • Rigorous Chinese language and cultural studies with strict language pledge

  • Intensive small-group classes and one-to-one individual language instruction

  • Advanced readings and discussion in literature, history, philosophy, media, and film

  • Weekly language practicums focusing on use of Chinese outside of the class

  • Study in Beijing, China's center of politics and culture

  • Administered by Hamilton College and hosted by Minzu University of China

    Open to all majors and may be of particular interest in these subject areas:

    Cultural Studies
    Film Studies
    Media Studies


Preparatory coursework recommended by Grinnell

Intermediate level Mandarin.  Summer program is available to raise students to the required language level (not eligible for financial aid).