Extended Education and International Programs

Education Abroad

Mandarin Language and Cultural Communication at Providence University

The Mandarin Language and Cultural Communication program at Providence University is part of the Education Abroad Virtual International Passport (VIP) Program offering for the summer of 2021. This program provides intensive Mandarin language class (two levels), Taiwan culture knowledge, hands-on experience and Providence University buddies. We hope this online program can provide you an unforgettable experience for learning Mandarin and get to know the beauty of Taiwan culture.

Application deadline

June 28, 2021

Providence Campus 1
Providence University 2
Virtual International Passport (VIP) Program

Program details

  • July 21 - August 4, 2021

    Application Deadline: June 28

    • Mandarin Language (beginner and intermediate levels)
    • Lectures: Introduction to brand management; Taiwan's cultural values; Digital game culture

    Course schedule: 13:30 - 17:00 @ Taiwan time zone (GMT+8)

    Total hours of instruction: 38.5 hrs (3.5 hrs/day*11 days)

    Students who complete this program will get a certificate of completion from Providence University.

    Program schedule

  • DescriptionCost
    Providence University fee $160
    Mandarin language material (online) Approx. $20-30
    CSUMB Education Abroad fee Waived for CSUMB students participating in virtual programs