Why choose Chinese at North Central College?
The demand for talented Chinese speakers in schools, government, business and entertainment has grown worldwide. At North Central, you’ll learn to speak, read, write and understand Chinese. You’ll master the grammar as well as the distinctive tones and characters of the language. And if you wish to teach Chinese, you may seek an endorsement.
You can also:
- Study abroad at the prestigious Peking University in Beijing.
- Take advantage of on-campus tutoring options and the Roberta I. Myers Language Resource Center.
- Enjoy the Chinese Corner’s speakers and cultural events, including its Chinese New Year’s celebration.
- Participate in cultural immersion experiences with nearby Chinese communities.
- Earn an English language learning (ELL) minor if you plan to teach abroad after college.
- Take advantage of internships with Chinese-American companies.
- Qualify for induction into Phi Sigma Iota, the honor society open to students studying Chinese.