Students traveled with friends to Beijing, Xian, and Shanghai with the Business & Culture Travel Study Program from December 10-20 in 2011. Students in all majors were welcome! Their credits counted as either general electives or part of Business Administration and HR major, management minor. Financial aid was available to eligible students.
China is the most populated and third largest country in the world. It also has the fastest changing economy in the world.
ItineraryLeave the U.S. for China Mar. 6, 2014.
Arrive in Beijing Mar. 7
||Arrive in Beijing|
||Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Mao's Mausoleum, residential tour of hutongs by rickshaw, meet with local family, calligraphy class and Peking Duck Dinner|
||Company visit/business meeting (Hyundai tentative), Great Wall, Group dinner, Free time|
||The Temple of Heaven, 798 Art Zone (Russian manufacturing area), Flight to Chengdu|
Arrive in Chengdu Mar. 10
|Mar. 11||Giant panda breeding research facility, Jinli Street, Broad Narrow Alley, tea at the People’s Park, Wal-Mart tour, Group dinner and free time|
|Mar. 12||Company visit/business meeting (Honeywell/3M tentative), tour of rural area with organic farm tour and cooking class, group dinner|
Arrive in Shanghai Mar. 13
|Mar. 13||Flight to Shanghai, The Bund (former concessions area), Chinese markets, Huangpu River cruise at night|
||Company visit/business meeting (FastCo tentative), group lunch, Yu garden at the Old Quarter, silk company, Shanghai World Financial Center, Xintiandi (entertainment district), farewell dinner, free time|
||Maglev train to airport, flight back to U.S.|
|• 4 Star-Hotel accommodations
• All meals
• Admission fees for sites/cultural visits
• Chartered local transportation and tour guides
• Company visits and meetings
• All Flights - International & between Chinese cities
• 3 credit course tuition – BUSA 376
• *Scholarship money may be available