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Ramapo College - China: Business Immersion Experience
Beijing, China; Shanghai, China (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Spring Break
Program Sponsor: Ramapo College of New Jersey 
Budget Sheets Spring Break
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Break 2019 10/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Discipline of Study: Business Administration, East Asian Studies, Economics, Finance, International Business, International Studies, Labor Studies, Management, Marketing, Political Science, Public Policy Language of Instruction: English
Housing Options: Hotel(s), Student Dormitories Minimum GPA: 2.5
Class Status: 2nd year (Sophomore), 3rd year (Junior), 4th year (Senior), 5th year and beyond (Super Senior) Program Type: Study
Program Description:

China Business Immersion Experience - Ramapo College of New Jersey
Shanghai & Beijing, China


The objective of this study abroad program is to introduce students to fundamental aspects of the business environment & China. This trip offers a comprehensive overview of the economic and political environmental in China as well as an introduction to Chinese civilization, society & culture.

Studying in China

Students will reside and visit two main locations: Shanghai and Beijing, two major cities on China's coastline. 
In each location, visits and guest lectures will allow the students to get first-hand contact and converse with members of the local and international business communities, officials, as well as Chinese students and academics.

Our course of study

Students will appreciate the specificity of the economic, social, cultural and political environment of China. Students will understand how China's recent economic and political history has shaped its society and current business environment for domestic and foreign firms; how foreign multinationals can negotiate in this difficult environment; as well as the opportunities and challenges for foreign firms in selected Chinese service and technology-intensive industries.

Prerequistes for IBUS 322:

IBUS 321: China & Other Business Environments -or- INTL 127: Introduction to International Studies -or- IBUS 326: Fundamentals of International Business
*Minimum Grade of D and courses above may not be taken concurrently with IBUS 322.

Major Requirements:
This program fulfills international experience requirement of the international business major and minor as well as the international studies major.

Program cost: $3000 (plus tuition*)
Program cost includes: R/T travel from NYC to China, housing in student accommodations and hotels, admission to cultural sites, in-country transportation, most meals, visa fees, administrative fees

*Please note, you will be registered for this course for the Spring term. You are eligible to take a maximum of 18 credits each semester, so when registering for the Spring term, if you exceed the 18 credit maximum, you will be charged overload credit charges for each credit over. Therefore, to avoid paying additional tuition charges for the Spring term, leave 4 credits available for this course. Note to non-Ramapo applicants, if you are not a New Jersey resident, then you will be assessed the out-of-state tuition fees.


All Ramapo College students in good academic and judicial standing with a minimum G.P.A of 2.5 (those below will be assessed on a case by case basis) are eligible. Students of other U.S. colleges or universities, alumni, teachers, and members of the community are also eligible.


Dr. Huiping Li

Phone: ext. 7343 
Office: ASB508

After graduation from University of International Business and Economics in Beijing, Dr. Huiping Li spent few years with government office, consulting firm, and businesses in China.  During that period of time, she also took her Executive MBA with Rutgers University in Beijing, China.  Upon my graduation, she decided to pursue her PhD in Global Business Management with Rutgers University in China.  She received my PhD. May 2006.   Since then she has been an assistant professor with Ramapo College of New Jersey.  She teaches Fundamentals of International Business, Strategic Management, and Business Environment in Asia.