Summer Program in China

Opportunity to Study With FSU Faculty!

Framingham State University will be offering courses at a 2019 summer session in Beijing, for students from around the world.  The dates of the program are July 8 - August 9

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. Registration for classes must be submitted directly to Framingham State University. Complete the registration form , and email to (classes can NOT be confirmed until you have registered with UIBE)

     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 Course Offerings in Beijing. Each class is 4 semester hours in the US system.  Courses are subject to change and/or cancellation.

Course NumberCourse TitleFacultySyllabus
ACCT 220Introduction to Financial Accounting Rowat
ACCT 221Introduction to Managerial Accounting (prereq. ACCT 220 or equivalent)Rowat
ARTH 270History of Art I ConboyYes
ARTH 272History of Art IIRuehrweinYes
CHEM 101The Chemistry of LifeChenYes
COMM 107Effective SpeakingS. FreedmanYes
COMM 208Basic Photography (Digital SLR camera required)Conboy
CSCI 130Computer Science I Using JAVA (this will include a lab section also)Jung
ECON 101Principles of Macroeconomics
ECON 102Principles of Microeconomics 
ECON 301Intermediate Macroeconomics (prereq. Econ 101 & 102)
ECON 302Intermediate Microeconomics (prereq. Econ 101 & 102)
ENGL 110Expository WritingAgane
ENGL 262American Writers II (prereq. Expository Writing or equivalent)Agane
ENGL 286Professional Writing (prereq. Expository Writing or
HIST 152United States History Since Reconstruction Winston
MATH 117Introduction to StatisticsYuYes
MATH 220Calculus II (prereq. Calculus I with grade of C or better)SandbergYes
MATH 221Calculus III (prereq. Calculus II)YuYes
MATH 226Linear Algebra & Applications (prereq. Calculus I)SandbergYes
MGMT 215Legal Environment of BusinessJ. Freedman
MGMT 280Organizational BehaviorJ. Freedman
MGMT 381Human Resource Management (prereq. course in Organizational Theory)PalabijikYes
MRKT 181Marketing PrinciplesPalabijikYes
MRKT 402Strategic Marketing (prereq. MRKT 181 & 300 level
MGMT or MRKT course)
PHIL 101Invitation to Philosophy various
PHIL 201History of Ancient Philosophy
PSYC 101General Psychology GonsalvesYes
PSYC 224Social Psychology 
SOCI 101Introduction to Sociology
SPAN 101Elementary Spanish IAlvaradoYes