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MANDARIN CHINESE PROGRAMS AT PRC-CIE Academy - REGISTER NOW FOR 2007!

Study Mandarin Chinese Language (Putonghua) in small class settings at PRC-CIE Academy. Students receive all the benefits of studying at a top language university, but with more flexible course start dates and program duration. The language classes are taught by experienced and qualified teachers from our partnering universities. All certified by the Ministry of Education to teach Mandarin Chinese as a second language, these teachers are all experienced in teaching foreigners Putonghua. There are many programs available in 2007! Please see below for details.

About PRC-CIE Academy

Program Entry Requirements

PRC-CIE Academy's Mandarin Chinese Language (Putonghua) Program Description

Program Duration and Timetable

Chinese Language Proficiency and Placement Test

Visa Information

Insurance and Medical Membership

Accommodation

Service Options Available

Fees and Schedule

Register

About PRC-CIE Academy

The PRC-CIE Academy was established in response to the students' growing demand for smaller classes and an accelerated learning environment. Average class sizes are between 6 to 8 students. The Academy was refurbished in 2004 and boasts brand new facilities, including a comprehensive language library, computer centre, listening lab, small and medium capacity and private classrooms.

Great Location!
We are conveniently located in Haidian, at the heart of the University District in Beijing, within walking distance to BLCU, Peking and Tsinghua Universities. Also nearby are two of Beijing's must-see attractions, the Summer Palace and Fragrant Hills, as well as a number of local and international restaurants and bars. With the opening of the Sky Train in 2003, downtown Beijing can now be reached in a matter of minutes!

Small Classes!
With a maximum of 8 students per class, the PRC-CIE Academy is able to provide you with a more intensive study-focused atmosphere for quick and effective learning.

Flexible Start Dates!
PRC-CIE Academy have programs beginning at different times throughout the year, also with varying program lengths. You can choose to study from as short as 4 weeks up to one year, or have a tailor made program to suit your needs.

Qualified Teachers!
All the language teaching staff at PRC Study are native Mandarin speakers and come from our partnering universities such as BLCU, Tsinghua, and UIBE. Qualified with a minimum of a university degree, the teachers also hold a certificate issued by the Chinese Ministry of Education for teaching Mandarin as a second language to international students. Friendly, professional and highly trained with many years experience, they are keen to pass on their knowledge and help you master the Chinese language.

The PRC Study Team!
The PRC Study team is multi-lingual, professional and courteous. We are knowledgeable about Beijing and understand both eastern and western cultures. We are on-call 24 hours a day to offer you a safe and friendly immersion environment to experience, learn and study in the People's Republic of China. The students' success and well-being are our main concerns. Our outstanding reputation is your guarantee!

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Mandarin Chinese Language (Putonghua) Program Entry Requirements

Applicants must be:

18 years old or above

In good health

A high school graduate

For applicants 18 years old and below, please contact PRC Study at [email protected]

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Mandarin Chinese Language (Putonghua) Program Description

The PRC Study Method - PRC Study's Mandarin Chinese Language (Putonghua) Programs are tactically designed to provide complete immersion as they offer the most comprehensive and balanced curriculum, in and out of the classroom, for learning the Chinese language.

Mandarin Chinese Language Program Comprises of the Following Components (However, please note the services offered will be different depending on the service type signed up for):

1. Mandarin Language Chinese Classes
2. Elective Workshops
3. One-on-One After Class Language Tutorials
4. Supervised Homework Hour
5. Language Exchange Program
6. Language Lab
7. Use of Library and Reference Materials
8. Social Activities, Guided Tours and Excursions

For complete description of services offered, please visit PRC Study Services.

1. Mandarin Chinese Language Classes

The PRC-CIE Academy's Chinese language programs incorporates all aspects of the Chinese language including, speaking, reading, writing, listening, grammar, vocabulary, comprehension, phonetics and pronunciation, with a constant focus on Chinese culture, business and way of life. Please visit Total Immersion Curriculum for more information.

Students at elementary levels will first develop their skills by learning the fundamental essentials with topics related to basic 'survival Chinese' to everyday lifestyle situations, while advanced level students will be presented with more complex and specialized subject matters including history, business, current affairs and society, leading up to reading newspapers, literature and understanding television and radio programs.

The academy advocates a 'Mandarin Only' policy, whereby students are encouraged to speak Chinese at all times, wherever possible. Programs follow the same teaching methodology and curriculum as our partnering universities as well as the HSK (Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi) Chinese language exam syllabus. Offering a low student - teacher ratio with small class sizes averaging 6 - 8 students per class, the PRC-CIE Academy has the extra advantage of being able to accommodate individual needs, thereby facilitating accelerated Chinese learning.

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2. Elective Workshops

PRC Study offers extra-curricular elective workshops to further help participants with their Chinese language and cultural learning experience. Elective workshops are made up of a series of classes and are held either in the afternoon or early evening. Taught by qualified and experienced teachers or experts, the electives may focus on language development skills, martial arts or learning more about Chinese culture, history and art. The number of workshops offered within each of the two categories below varies depending on program duration and may include the following:

Chinese Language Focused Electives:
Chinese Character Writing and Reading, Chinese Composition, Chinese Idioms, Chinese Pronunciation, and Chinese Pronunciation Improvement

Chinese Arts and History Focused Electives:
Chinese Calligraphy, Chinese Culture, Chinese Games, Chinese History, Chinese Painting, Chinese Songs, Tai Ji Quan, Traditional Chinese Massage and Traditional Chinese Medicine

Click Elective Workshops for more information and description.

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3. 1-On-1 After Class Chinese Language Tutorial

Tutoring has proven effective in advancing students' linguistics skills. PRC Study provides one-on-one after class tutorial lessons for students. Tutors are native Chinese teachers, certified in teaching Mandarin Chinese as a second language and are familiar with the PRC-CIE Academy and partnering universities language curricula. Tutors offer invaluable personal support and assistance in monitoring individual progress throughout the study program and can assist students with language coaching, homework assignments, conversational practice, tips and advice, and more.

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4. Supervised Homework Hour

When learning a new language, it is expected students will receive homework. In order to provide the best assistance for students to excel and master the Chinese language as quickly and efficiently as possible and to minimize any roadblocks, PRC Study organizes supervised homework hour throughout the week to help students with their homework assignments. Students can now receive immediate feedback and support by qualified teachers when doing their homework so there is continuous progress.

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5. Language Exchange Program

Interacting with locals is an essential part of the immersion program. At the start of the program, PRC Study arranges for each student to have a few local Chinese students as language buddies. Not only does this provide the perfect opportunity to practice Putonghua, it also enables cultural and social exchange and an opportunity to make new friends.

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6. Language Lab

Our brand new Language Lab is adjacent to the PRC Study student lounge and uses audio equipment specifically designed for language learning. Use includes access to a large amount of listening media all of which makes for interesting and informative learning. Designed to match your textbooks, these tapes are optimal for practicing your listening ability. You can also improve your own pronunciation by recording your own voice and comparing it to the tape.

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7. Library and Reference Materials

The PRC Study library consists not only of Chinese language books and dictionaries to help you in your Chinese language studies, but also a reference section on Chinese culture, history, art and society. There are also additional sections for books on other foreign languages, novels and reference materials on different subjects.

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8. Social Activities, Weekend Tours & Excursions

PRC Study also realizes that an added advantage in learning Mandarin Chinese (Putonghua) quickly and effectively is to get deep into the Chinese's rich and colourful culture and society. As such, PRC Study organizes social and cultural activities, guided tours to visit landmarks in and around Beijing, throughout the week to help you apply what you have learnt in class in out-of-class settings as well as allow you to get better acquainted with fellow students, as well as with local Beijingers. From time to time, PRC Study will organize weekend excursions to places like Shanghai, Shaolin Temple, Tianjin, Datong, Xian, Wuhan, Inner Mongolia, etc. Please visit Total Immersion Curriculum for more information.

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Program Duration and Timetable at the PRC-CIE Academy

The PRC-CIE Academy has programs starting every month in 2007. Programs vary by length of study (i.e. 4, 6, 8, 10, 12 weeks, semester and one year). Please visit Mandarin Chinese Program Curriculum for more information about the program structure.

Mandarin Chinese Language Program Type, Duration, and Hours of Classroom Study

Program
Program Duration
Days
Hours / Day
Hours / Week
Regular Mandarin
4, 6, 8, 10, 12 Weeks,
1 Semester (20 Wks), or
1 Year (40 Continuous Wks)
Monday - Friday
4 Hours / Day 20 Hours / Week
Intensive Mandarin
4, 6, 8, 10, 12 Weeks,
1 Semester (20 Wks), or
1 Year (40 Continuous Wks)
Monday - Friday
6 Hours / Day
30 Hours / Week

Other than core language classes, PRC Study arranges lots of extra-curricular activities including elective classes, Chinese language tutorials, social and cultural activities, sporting activities, guided tours and excursions for student participation on given afternoons and weekends depending on type of service option chosen.

Sample Timetable

Activities

Weekdays Mornings
8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Weekdays Afternoons
1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Early Evenings
5 pm - 9 pm

Evenings and
Weekends
Language Classes
Mornings and/or Afternoons
   
Language Tutorials
yes
yes
   
Electives
yes
yes
yes
 

Social Activities

   
yes
yes
Guided Tours    
yes
yes

Please see Fees and Schedule below for program start dates.

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Chinese Language Proficiency

Chinese Language Proficiency Level

Chinese Characters / Expressions

Beginner (Level A)

0 - 800

Elementary (Level B)

More than 800

Intermediate (Level C)

More than 1500

Advanced (Level D)

More than 2500

Super Advanced (Level E)

More than 3500

Students are first placed according to the Chinese language proficiency level they indicate on the application form. During the morning of your first class day, you will be tested in three areas: grammar, comprehension, and fluency. Based on the test results, you will be placed in a class best suited to your current comprehension and fluency level. The class will be both comfortable and challenging. Please click on Chinese Language Proficiency Level for detail description on the various proficiency levels.

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Visa

Chinese Visa is a permit issued by the Chinese visa authorities to foreigners for entry into, exit from or transit through the Chinese territory. Visas are issued according to the purpose of visit. Students studying in China for 4 weeks can obtain an L visa; less than 6 months require an F visa; and more than 6 months require an F or X visa (as well as a physical examination if obtaining an X visa). It is advised that you register for the program as early as possible, for it takes time for the school to process your student application. At the same time, processing a China Visa may take up to 6 weeks in some countries. For more information on different visa types and application procedure, please click here .

Once full program fees are paid and enrollment completed, PRC Study will send you the invitation letter and other necessary documents to you. These documents are required for you to apply for a visa to enter the People's Republic of China at the Chinese embassy or consulate in your home country.

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Insurance and Medical Membership

Travel and Medical Insurance is included for all PRC Study participants signed up for the Full Service Package programs. The Insurance covers emergency medical and dental treatment, pro-rata return of program fee in case of curtailment, personal liability and more. For more information, please click insurance. It is strongly recommneded that students applying for the Tuition Only programs purchase their own insurance before coming to China for insurance is mandatory for all foreign students studying in China.

Beijing now boasts several world-class hospitals and clinics, which offer a high standard of both Chinese and Western medical care with multi-lingual Doctors from North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Following are some of the medical facilities PRC Study students may use:

Beijing Emergency Medical Centre
Beijing Friendship Hospital
Beijing International SOS Clinic
Beijing United Family Hospital
Beijing Vista Clinic
International Medical Centre

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Accommodation

PRC Study offers many different types of accommodation to suit our students. Students can choose to stay in one of the following accommodations: Student Dorms , Student Flats , Apartments , Hotels , Homestay. The accomomdations provided are all legally approved. Clean, comfortable and conveniently located, all of PRC Study's accommodations are safe and secure with 24 hours security.

For those students signed up for the Full Service Package programs, accommodation is included during your entire study stay. Total program fee varies according to the type of accommodation selected. All accommodation reservations and preparations are made prior to students' arrival. Based on a "first come, first served" basis, early registration is advised in order for you to get the housing accommodation requested. Accommodation starts the day before the program and ends the day after the program. Subject to availability and additional cost, extended stay can be arranged upon request.

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Service Options

Full Service Package Options

For any of the Mandarin Chinese Language (Putonghua) Programs at the PRC-CIE Academy, you can choose the Standard, Premium or Corporate Premium Full Service package options. A brief description of the full service options are highlighted below or you can visit PRC Study Services for further details.

S = Standard Service
Fees include Mandarin Chinese (Putonghua) language classes, text books, accommodation, insurance and medical membership, visa support documents, pre-arrival assistance, airport pick-up and drop-off, campus tour and orientation, wudaokou tour, placement test, certificate, social and cultural activities and guided tours, sporting activities, 24 hour hotline support and assistance, use of PRC Study student lounge and facilities, communication access, use of computers with internet access, welcome and farewell dinners, participation in the supervised homework hour throughout the week, and more.

P = Premium Service
Fees include all the services listed above, plus additional services, including elective workshops, private 1-on-1 after-class tutorial, language exchange partner program, language lab usage, travel planning assistance and coordination, long distance calling card, and home usage of reference materials, and more.

C = Corporate Premium Service
Fees include all the Standard and Premium services listed above, as well as the following additional benefits: PRC Study will source and arrange one-on-one meetings for the participant with Foreign, Joint Venture, private or State-Owned Chinese companies with offices in Beijing within a specified industry; meeting accompaniment and translator / interpreter service; car transportation service to and from meeting location. Please note we recommend a maximum of two industry specific meetings for those enrolled in four-week program; three meetings for those registered in five and six-week programs; four meetings for those registered in eight and twelve-week programs; up to six for those registered in semester and one year academic programs; and thereafter by arrangement.

Tuition Only Options

Participants studying at the PRC-CIE Academy can also choose the Tuition Only Programs listed below. Please note Tuition Only Programs Do Not Include airport pick-up and drop off, insurance and medical membership, accommodation, social activities, guided tours, or use of any other services or facilities described in the Full Service Package Options listed above. For safety, it is also strongly encouraged that students applying for the Tuition Only programs purchase their own insurance before coming to China.

TO = Tuition Only
Fees include Mandarin Chinese Language Classes Only.

TO + P = Tuition Only With SELECT Premium Service
Fees include Mandarin Chinese Language Classes, 1-on-1 After Class Tutorial, Electives, Language Partner Exchange, Language Lab Usage, and Access to Reference Materia Only.

TO + CP = Tuition Only With SELECT Corporate Premium Service
Fees only include Mandarin Chinese Language Classes, 1-on-1 After Class Tutorial, Electives, Language Partner Exchange, Language Lab Usage, Access to Reference Material, as well as arranged meetings with industry leaders including translation / interpretation / secretarial support and transportation service. Specified number of meetings. Please contact PRC Study for details.

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Fees & Schedule for the Mandarin Chinese Program at PRC-CIE Academy

There are several tables below:

Table 1 will show PRC-CIE Academy's Programs, Dates and Schedule. i.e. Program number, length of study period; program start and end dates; application deadline; and program payment deadline.

Table 2 (A, B, C) will show the Mandarin Chinese Tuition Only Program Fees.

Table 3 will show the Mandarin Chinese Full Service Program Fees.

Please note the application deadline and program payment deadlines for each of the program offered. All fees are in US Dollars and applying applicant is to pay all bank charges. (** = Fees for 2008 to be confirmed.)

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PRC-CIE Academy Table 1:?Mandarin Chinese (Putonghua) Programs, Dates and Schedule
Click HOLIDAY to see when programs below may hit a holiday.

Length

Prog #

Start Dates
M/D/Y
End Dates
M/D/Y
Application
Deadline
Program?Payment?
Deadline
4 Weeks

A0741

Jan 8, 2007

Feb 2, 2007

Dec 11 / 06

Dec 18 / 06

A0742

Mar 5, 2007

Mar 30, 2007

Jan 22 / 07

Jan 29 / 07

A0743 Apr 2, 2007 Apr 27 , 2007 Mar 12 / 07 Mar 19 / 07
A0744 May 14, 2007 Jun 8, 2007 Apr 5 / 07 Apr 12 / 07

A0745

May 28, 2007

Jun 22 , 2007

Apr 16 / 07

Apr 23 / 07

A0746 Jun 11, 2007 Jul 6, 2007 May 21 / 07 May 28 / 07
A0747 Jun 25, 2007 Jul 20, 2007 Jun 4 / 07 Jun 11 / 07

A0748

Jul 9, 2007

Aug 3 , 2007

Jun 18 / 07

Jun 25 / 07

A0749

Jul 23, 2007

Aug 17, 2007

Jul 2 / 07

Jul 9 / 07

A7410 Aug 6, 2007 Aug 31, 2007 Jul 16 / 07 Jul 23 / 07

A7411

Sep 3, 2007 Sep 28, 2007 Aug 13 / 07 Aug 20 / 07

A7412

Oct 8, 2007 Nov 2, 2007 Sep 3 / 07 Sep 10 / 07
A7413 Nov 5, 2007 Nov 30, 2007 Oct 15 / 07 Oct 22 / 07
A7414 Dec 3, 2007 Dec 28, 2007 Nov 12 / 07 Nov 19 / 07
A0841 (**) Jan 7, 2008 Feb 1, 2008 Dec 10 / 07 Dec 17 / 07
6 Weeks
A0761 Jan 8, 2007 Feb 16, 2007 Dec 11 / 06 Dec 18 / 06
A0762 Feb 5, 2007 Mar 16, 2007 Jan 15 / 07 Jan 22 / 07
A0763 Mar 5 , 2007 Apr 13 , 2007 Jan 22 / 07 Jan 29 / 07
A0764 Apr 2, 2007 May 11, 2007 Mar 12 / 07 Mar 19 / 07
A0765 May 14, 2007 Jun 22, 2007 Apr 5 / 07 Apr 12 / 07
A0766 May 28, 2007 Jul 6, 2007 Apr 16 / 07 Apr 23 / 07
A0767 Jun 11, 2007 Jul 20, 2007 May 21 / 07 May 28 / 07
A0768 Jun 25, 2007 Aug 3, 2007 Jun 4 / 07 Jun 11 / 07
A0769 Jul 9, 2007 Aug 17, 2007 Jun 18 / 07 Jun 25 / 07
A7610 Jul 23, 2007 Aug 31, 2007 Jul 2 / 07 Jul 9 / 07
A7611 Aug 6, 2007 Sep 14, 2007 Jul 16 / 07 Jul 23 / 07
A7612 Sep 3, 2007 Oct 12, 2007 Aug 13 / 07 Aug 20 / 07
A7613 Oct 8, 2007 Nov 16, 2007 Sep 3 / 07 Sep 10 / 07
A7614 Nov 5, 2007 Dec 14, 2007 Oct 15 / 07 Oct 22 / 07
A7615 Dec 3, 2007 Jan 11, 2008 Nov 12 / 07 Nov 19 / 07
A0861 (**) Jan 7, 2008 Feb 15, 2008 Dec 10 / 07 Dec 17 / 07
8 Weeks
A0781 Jan 8, 2007 Mar 2, 2007 Dec 11 / 06 Dec 18 / 06
A0782 Feb 5, 2007 Mar 30, 2007 Jan 15 / 07 Jan 22 / 07
A0783 Mar 5, 2007 Apr 27, 2007 Jan 22 / 07 Jan 29 / 07
A0784 Apr 2, 2007 May 25, 2007 Mar 12 / 07 Mar 19 / 07
A0785 May 14, 2007 Jul 6, 2007 Apr 5 / 07 Apr 12 / 07
A0786 May 28, 2007 Jul 20, 2007 Apr 16 / 07 Apr 23 / 07
A0787 Jun 11, 2007 Aug 3, 2007 May 21 / 07 May 28 / 07
A0788 Jun 25, 2007 Aug 17, 2007 Jun 4 / 07 Jun 11 / 07
A0789 Jul 9, 2007 Aug 31, 2007 Jun 18 / 07 Jun 25 / 07
A7810 Jul 23, 2007 Sep 14, 2007 Jul 2 / 07 Jul 9 / 07
A7811 Aug 6, 2007 Sep 28, 2007 Jul 16 / 07 Jul 23 / 07
A7812 Sep 3, 2007 Oct 26, 2007 Aug 13 / 07 Aug 20 / 07
A7813 Oct 8, 2007 Nov 30, 2007 Sep 3 / 07 Sep 10 / 07
A7814 Nov 5, 2007 Dec 28, 2007 Oct 15 / 07 Oct 22 / 07
A7815 Dec 3, 2007 Jan 25, 2008 Nov 12 / 07 Nov 19 / 07
A0881 (**) Jan 7, 2008 Feb 29, 2008 Dec 10 / 07 Dec 17 / 07
10 Weeks
A7101 Jan 8, 2007 Mar 16, 2007 Dec 11 / 06 Dec 18 / 06
A7102 Feb 5, 2007 Apr 13, 2007 Jan 15 / 07 Jan 22 / 07
A7103 Mar 5, 2007 May 11, 2007 Jan 22 / 07 Jan 29 / 07
A7104 Apr 2, 2007 Jun 8, 2007 Mar 12 / 07 Mar 19 / 07
A7105 May 14, 2007 Jul 20, 2007 Apr 5 / 07 Apr 12 / 07
A7106 May 28, 2007 Aug 3, 2007 Apr 16 / 07 Apr 23 / 07
A7107 Jun 11, 2007 Aug 17, 2007 May 21 / 07 May 28 / 07
A7108 Jun 25, 2007 Aug 31, 2007 Jun 4 / 07 Jun 11 / 07
A7109 Jul 9, 2007 Sep 14, 2007 Jun 18 / 07 Jun 25 / 07
A71010 Jul 23, 2007 Sep 28, 2007 Jul 2 / 07 Jul 9 / 07
A71011 Aug 6, 2007 Oct 12, 2007 Jul 16 / 07 Jul 23 / 07
A71012 Sep 3, 2007 Nov 9, 2007 Aug 13 / 07 Aug 20 / 07
A71013 Oct 8, 2007 Dec 14, 2007 Sep 3 / 07 Sep 10 / 07
A71014 Nov 5, 2007 Jan 11, 2008 Oct 15 / 07 Oct 22 / 07
A71015 Dec 3, 2007 Feb 8, 2008 Nov 12 / 07 Nov 19 / 07
A8101 (**) Jan 7, 2008 Mar 14, 2008 Dec 10 / 07 Dec 17 / 07
12 Weeks
A7121 Jan 8, 2007 Mar 30, 2007 Dec 11 / 06 Dec 18 / 06
A7122 Feb 5, 2007 Apr 27, 2007 Jan 15 / 07 Jan 22 / 07
A7123 Mar 5, 2007 May 25, 2007 Jan 22 / 07 Jan 29 / 07
A7124 Apr 2, 2007 Jun 22, 2007 Mar 12 / 07 Mar 19 / 07
A7125 May 14, 2007 Aug 3, 2007 Apr 5 / 07 Apr 12 / 07
A7126 May 28, 2007 Aug 17, 2007 Apr 16 / 07 Apr 23 / 07
A7127 Jun 11, 2007 Aug 31, 2007 May 21 / 07 May 28 / 07
A7128 Jun 25, 2007 Sep 14, 2007 Jun 4 / 07 Jun 11 / 07
A7129 Jul 9, 2007 Sept 28, 2007 Jun 18 / 07 Jun 25 / 07
A71210 Jul 23, 2007 Oct 12, 2007 Jul 2 / 07 Jul 9 / 07
A71211 Aug 6, 2007 Oct 26, 2007 Jul 16 / 07 Jul 23 / 07
A71212 Sep 3, 2007 Nov 23, 2007 Aug 13 / 07 Aug 20 / 07
A71213 Oct 8, 2007 Dec 28, 2007 Sep 3 / 07 Sep 10 / 07
A71214 Nov 5, 2007 Jan 25, 2008 Oct 15 / 07 Oct 22 / 07
A71215 Dec 3, 2007 Feb 22, 2008 Nov 12 / 07 Nov 19 / 07
A8121 (**) Jan 7, 2008 Mar 28, 2008 Dec 10 / 07 Dec 17 / 07
1 Semester
(20 Weeks)
A71S1 Jan 8, 2007 May 25, 2007 Dec 11 / 06 Dec 18 / 06
A71S2 Feb 5, 2007 Jun 22, 2007 Jan 15 / 07 Jan 22 / 07
A71S3 Mar 5, 2007 Jul 20, 2007 Jan 22 / 07 Jan 29 / 07
A71S4 Apr 2, 2007 Aug 17, 2007 Mar 12 / 07 Mar 19 / 07
A71S5 May 14, 2007 Sep 28, 2007 Apr 5 / 07 Apr 12 / 07
A71S6 May 28, 2007 Oct 12, 2007 Apr 16 / 07 Apr 23 / 07
A71S7 Jun 11, 2007 Oct 26, 2007 May 21 / 07 May 28 / 07
A71S8 Jun 25, 2007 Nov 9, 2007 Jun 4 / 07 Jun 11 / 07
A71S9 Jul 9, 2007 Nov 23, 2007 Jun 18 / 07 Jun 25 / 07
A71S10 Jul 23, 2007 Dec 7, 2007 Jul 2 / 07 Jul 9 / 07
A71S11 Aug 6, 2007 Dec 21, 2007 Jul 16 / 07 Jul 23 / 07
A71S12 Sep 3, 2007 Jan 18, 2008 Aug 13 / 07 Aug 20 / 07
A71S13 Oct 8, 2007 Feb 22, 2008 Sep 3 / 07 Sep 10 / 07
A71S14 Nov 5, 2007 Mar 21, 2008 Oct 15 / 07 Oct 22 / 07
A71S15 Dec 3, 2007 Apr 18, 2008 Nov 12 / 07 Nov 19 / 07
A81S1 (**) Jan 7, 2008 May 23, 2008 Dec 10 / 07 Dec 17 / 07
1 Year
(40 Weeks
Continous)
A71Y1 Jan 8, 2007 Oct 12, 2007 Dec 11 / 06 Dec 18 / 06
A71Y2 Feb 5, 2007 Nov 9, 2007 Jan 15 / 07 Jan 22 / 07
A71Y3 Mar 5, 2007 Dec 7, 2007 Jan 22 / 07 Jan 29 / 07
A71Y4 Apr 2, 2007 Jan 4, 2008 Mar 12 / 07 Mar 19 / 07
A71Y5 May 14, 2007 Feb 15, 2008 Apr 5 / 07 Apr 12 / 07
A71Y6 May 28, 2007 Feb 29, 2008 Apr 16 / 07 Apr 23 / 07
A71Y7 Jun 11, 2007 Mar 14, 2008 May 21 / 07 May 28 / 07
A71Y8 Jun 25, 2007 Mar 28, 2008 Jun 4 / 07 Jun 11 / 07
A71Y9 Jul 9, 2007 Apr 11, 2008 Jun 18 / 07 Jun 25 / 07
A71Y10 Jul 23, 2007 Apr 25, 2008 Jul 2 / 07 Jul 9 / 07
A71Y11 Aug 6, 2007 May 9, 2008 Jul 16 / 07 Jul 23 / 07
A71Y12 Sep 3, 2007 Jun 6, 2008 Aug 13 / 07 Aug 20 / 07
A71Y13 Oct 8, 2007 Jul 11, 2008 Sep 3 / 07 Sep 10 / 07
A71Y14 Nov 5, 2007 Aug 8, 2008 Oct 15 / 07 Oct 22 / 07
A71Y15 Dec 3, 2007 Sep 5, 2008 Nov 12 / 07 Nov 19 / 07
A81Y1 (**) Jan 7, 2008 Oct 10, 2008 Dec 10 / 07 Dec 17 / 07

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PRC-CIE Academy Table 2 (A, B, C):Mandarin Chinese (Putonghua) Tuition Only (US$)
Click LEGEND to see further explanation of Tuition Only Programs.

2A) TUITION ONLY US$
Fees Cover Mandarin Chinese Language Classes Only
For accelerated Chinese Language learning, maximum 8 people per class.

4 wks
6 wks
8 wks
10 wks
12 wks
1 Sem
1 Year
475
725
925
1050
1150
1550
3000
4 wks intensive
6 wks intensive
8 wks intensive
10 wks intensive
12 wks intensive
1 Sem intensive
1 Year intensive
800
1080
1390
1575
1725
2550
5100


2B) TUITION ONLY WITH SELECT PREMIUM PACKAGE US$
Fees Cover Mandarin Chinese Language Classes (max 8 ppl per class), 1-on-1 After Class Tutorial, Electives, Language Partner Exchange, Language Lab Usage, and Access to Reference Material Only.

4 wks
6 wks
8 wks
10 wks
12 wks
1 Sem
1 Year
950
1415
1855
2075
2260
3075
6200
4 wks intensive
6 wks intensive
8 wks intensive
10 wks intensive
12 wks intensive
1 Sem intensive
1 Year intensive
1275
1770
2320
2600
2835
4075
8300


2C) TUITION ONLY WITH SELECT CORPORATE PREMIUM SERVICES US$
Fees only Cover Mandarin Chinese Language Classes (max 8 ppl per class), 1-on-1 After Class Tutorial, Electives, Language Partner Exchange, Language Lab Usage, Access to Reference Material, as well as arranged meetings with industry leaders including translation / interpretation / secretarial support and transportation service.
Specified number of meetings. Please contact PRC Study for details.

4 wks
6 wks
8 wks
10 wks
12 wks
1 Sem
1 Year
1550
2315
3055
3275
3460
4875
8000
4 wks intensive
6 wks intensive
8 wks intensive
10 wks intensive
12 wks intensive
1 Sem intensive
1 Year intensive
1875
2670
3520
3800
4035
5875
10100


Again, please note Tuition Only Programs Do Not Include airport pick-up and drop off, insurance and medical membership, accommodation, social activities, guided tours, or use of any other services or facilities described in the Full Service Package Options listed above. For safety, it is also strongly encouraged that students applying for the Tuition Only programs purchase their own insurance before coming to China.

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PRC-CIE Academy Table 3:?Mandarin Chinese (Putonghua) Full Service Package Program Fees (US$)
Click LEGEND to see the coding explanation for different service types & accommodation available.

Fees For Full Service Package Options (US$)

S = Standard Service

P = Premium Service CP = Corporate Premium Srvcs
Accommodation
Individual = Individual stays with Host Family.
Single / Private = Single occupancy.
Double = Shared dual occupancy. PRC Study assigns roommates.
2 BR = Two people share a 2 bedroom apartment. PRC Study assigns roommates.
3 BR = Three people share a 3 bedroom apartment. PRC Study assigns roommates.
For further details on the various housing options available, please visit accommodations.

Length PRC Dorms
Student Flats
Apartments
Hotel
Homestay
Single
Double
Single
Double
Private
2 Br
3 Br
Single
Double
Individual

4 Wks

S: 2800
P: 2900
C: 3500
S: 2475
P: 2575
C: 3175
S: 2965
P: 3065
C: 3665
S: 2640
P: 2740
C: 3340
N/A
N/A
N/A
S: 3790
P: 3890
C: 4490
S: 3570
P: 3670
C: 4270
S: 2770
P: 2870
C: 3470

4 Wks Intensive

S: 3140
P: 3240
C: 3840
S: 2800
P: 2900
C: 3500
S: 3300
P: 3400
C: 4000
S: 2970
P: 3070
C: 3670
N/A
N/A
N/A
S: 4115
P: 4215
C: 4815
S: 3895
P: 3995
C: 4595
S: 3120
P: 3220
C: 3820

6 Wks

S: 3330
P: 3440
C: 4340
S: 2840
P: 2950
C: 3850
S: 3580
P: 3690
C: 4590
S: 3100
P: 3210
C: 4110
N/A
N/A
N/A
S: 4780
P: 4890
C: 5790
S: 4450
P: 4560
C: 5460
S: 3340
P: 3450
C: 4350

6 Wks Intensive

S: 3670
P: 3780
C: 4680
S: 3140
P: 3250
C: 4150
S: 3930
P: 4040
C: 4940
S: 3420
P: 3530
C: 4430
N/A
N/A
N/A
S: 5135
P: 5245
C: 6145
S: 4805
P: 4915
C: 5815
S: 3680
P: 3790
C: 4690
8 Wks
S: 3980
P: 4100
C: 5300
S: 3300
P: 3420
C: 4620
S: 4320
P: 4440
C: 5640
S: 3650
P: 3770
C: 4970
S: 5680
P: 5800
C: 7000
S: 5180
P: 5300
C: 6500
S: 4700
P: 4820
C: 6020
S: 5960
P: 6080
C: 7280
S: 5520
P: 5640
C: 6840
S: 3990
P: 4110
C: 5310
8 Wks Intensive
S: 4450
P: 4570
C: 5770
S: 3780
P: 3900
C: 5100
S: 4790
P: 4910
C: 6110
S: 4100
P: 4220
C: 5420
S: 6145
P: 6265
C: 7465
S: 5645
P: 5765
C: 6965
S: 5165
P: 5285
C: 6485
S: 6425
P: 6545
C: 7745
S: 5985
P: 6105
C: 7305
S: 4450
P: 4570
C: 5770

10 Wks

S: 4590
P: 4720
C: 5920
S: 3780
P: 3910
C: 5110
S: 5010
P: 5140
C: 6340
S: 4190
P: 4320
C: 5520
S: 5810
P: 5940
C: 7140
S: 5310
P: 5440
C: 6640
S: 4830
P: 4960
C: 6160
S: 6820
P: 6950
C: 8150
S: 6270
P: 6400
C: 7600
S: 4470
P: 4600
C: 5800

10 Wks Intensive

S: 5040
P: 5170
C: 6370
S: 4210
P: 4340
C: 5540
S: 5420
P: 5550
C: 6750
S: 4620
P: 4750
C: 5950
S: 6350
P: 6480
C: 7680
S: 5850
P: 5980
C: 7180
S: 5370
P: 5500
C: 6700
S: 7320
P: 7450
C: 8650
S: 6770
P: 6900
C: 8100
S: 5090
P: 5220
C: 6420

12 Wks

S: 5130
P: 5270
C: 6470
S: 4160
P: 4300
C: 5500
S: 5630
P: 5770
C: 6970
S: 4660
P: 4800
C: 6000
S: 5940
P: 6080
C: 7280
S: 5440
P: 5580
C: 6780
S: 4960
P: 5100
C: 6300
S: 7900
P: 8040
C: 9240
S: 7240
P: 7380
C: 8580
S: 5160
P: 5300
C: 6500

12 Wks Intensive

S: 5710
P: 5850
C: 7050
S: 4740
P: 4880
C: 6080
S: 6210
P: 6350
C: 7550
S: 5230
P: 5370
C: 6570
S: 6510
P: 6650
C: 7850
S: 6010
P: 6150
C: 7350
S: 5530
P: 5670
C: 6870
S: 8450
P: 8590
C: 9790
S: 7790
P: 7930
C: 9130
S: 5720
P: 5860
C: 7060

1 Semester
(20 Weeks)

S: 6690
P: 6870
C: 8670
S: 5320
P: 5500
C: 7300
S: 6870
P: 7050
C: 8850
S: 5520
P: 5700
C: 7500
S: 8120
P: 8300
C:10100
S: 6850
P: 7030
C: 8830
S: 6390
P: 6570
C: 8370
S:10640
P:10820
C:12620
S: 9540
P: 9720
C:11520
S: 6700
P: 6880
C: 8680

1 Sem. Intensive
(20 Weeks)

S: 7690
P: 7870
C: 9670
S: 6320
P: 6500
C: 8300
S: 7870
P: 8050
C: 9850
S: 6520
P: 6700
C: 8500
S: 9120
P: 9300
C:11100
S: 7850
P: 8030
C: 9830
S: 7390
P: 7570
C: 9370
S:11640
P:11820
C:13620
S:10540
P:10720
C:12520
S: 7700
P: 7880
C: 9680

1 Year
(40 Cont. Weeks)

S:13150
P:13450
C:15250
S:10000
P:10300
C:12100
S:13900
P:14200
C:16000
S:10200
P:10500
C:12300
S:15700
P:16000
C:17800
S:13980
P:14280
C:16080
S:12500
P:12800
C:14600
S:23690
P:23990
C:25790
S:21500
P:21800
C:23600
S:13380
P:13680
C:15480

1 Year Intensive
(40 Cont. Weeks)

S:15250
P:15550
C:17350
S:12100
P:12400
C:14200
S:16000
P:16300
C:18100
S:12300
P:12600
C:14400
S:17800
P:18100
C:19900
S:16080
P:16380
C:18180
S:14600
P:14900
C:16700
S:25790
P:26090
C:27890
S:23600
P:23900
C:25700
S:15480
P:15780
C:17580

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