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    Where There Be Dragons: China Semester

    Where There Be Dragons: China Semester


    • Listing Type: Gap Year Programs
    • Destinations: China
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Credit Awarded: College
    • Program Length: Semester
    • Start Month: February, September
    • Category: Travel/Cultural Immersion
    • Selective: Yes
    • Gender: Coed
    • Ages: 17, 18, 19+, 19
    • Housing: Homestay
    • Accreditation: Gap Year Association - Program
    • Minimum Cost: $10,000 - $20,000
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    Study Mandarin, trek on the Tibetan Plateau, delve into the complexities of the world’s most populous nation. Suggested for ages 17-22, with college credit available.


    • Travel across this vast country to booming cities and remote mountain areas
    • Focus on Mandarin language learning in 5 weeks of small-group language classes while living with homestay families in Yunnan
    • Learn about China’s ethnic and cultural diversity, modern Chinese history, change and development