If you could read 1,000 commonly used Chinese characters, you could recognize 90 percent of the characters used in Chinese newspapers. A knowledge of Chinese will give you a distinctive advantage in the job market. In business alone, the demand for people who can speak Chinese is skyrocketing.

The Chinese Program offers you the opportunity to learn this critical language.

Courses in Chinese connect you with an experienced faculty, who will help you develop valuable language skills with an emphasis on business-relevant vocabulary, sociolinguistic and cultural knowledge, and strategies for reading Chinese at an advanced level.

Resources for Modern and Classical Languages Students

Chinese Program Resources