Summer Program in China

Opportunity to Study With FSU Faculty!

Framingham State University, due to COVID-19, will be offering one online session this 2020 summer, July 6th - August 7th, for students from around the world.  

A variety of regular Framingham State University courses will be offered that may fulfill undergraduate degree requirements at U.S. and Canadian colleges and universities. All courses offered are listed in the undergraduate catalog as regular academic offerings at FSU.  Students will study with FSU faculty and earn credits that may be transferable for credit at their home schools. Official transcripts will be issued by the Registrar’s Office of FSU. Credits are accepted at the discretion of the student’s home institution and it is the responsibility of the student to complete their home school approval process for receiving credit.

The courses below are current planned offerings and more information will be posted as courses and faculty are confirmed.

There are two steps for registration:

1.  a) Read the information sheet
     b) For any classes that require prerequisites, submit an official transcript to show you have met the requirements.  You may scan and submit to

2. Register directly with the University of International Business and Economics website for general registration in the summer program, housing, and payment.

Below are the planned online course offerings. Each class is 4 semester hours in the US system.  Courses are subject to change and/or cancellation. 

Course NumberCourse TitleBeijingShenzhen
ACCT 220Introduction to Financial Accounting*
ARTH 270History of Art I**
ARTH 272History of Art II**
COMM 107Effective Speaking**
ECON 101Principles of Macroeconomics**
ECON 102Principles of Microeconomics**
ECON 301Intermediate Macroeconomics (prereq. Econ 101 & 102)*
ECON 302Intermediate Microeconomics (prereq. Econ 101 & 102)*
ENGL 110Expository Writing*
ENGL 262American Writers II (prereq. Expository Writing or equivalent)**
ENGL 286Professional Writing (prereq. Expository Writing or
HIST 152United States History Since Reconstruction**
STAT 107Business Statistics*
STAT 117Introduction to Statistics**
MATH 220Calculus II (prereq. Calculus I with grade of C or better)**
MATH 221Calculus III (prereq. Calculus II)*
MATH 226Linear Algebra & Applications (prereq. Calculus I)*
MGMT 280Organizational Behavior*
MGMT 381Human Resource Management (prereq. course in Organizational Theory)**
MRKT 181Marketing Principles*
MRKT 402Strategic Marketing (prereq. MRKT 181 & 300 level
MGMT or MRKT course)
PHIL 101Invitation to Philosophy**
PHIL 201History of Ancient Philosophy**
PSYC 101General Psychology**
PSYC 224Social Psychology**
SOCI 101Introduction to Sociology**

Summer 2021: Framingham State University anticipates returning to courses being held and offered in China.