Missouri State Study in China Program

The Missouri State University Study in China Program gives you the opportunity to study for a entire year or just a semester at Liaoning Normal University in Dalian, or Qingdao University in Qingdao. Students interested in the program need no prior Chinese language skills and must only have a grade point average of 3.0 or greater.

Study in China Brochure

What are the costs for lodging, meals, etc?

For details about this program, including background information on Liaoning Normal University and Qingdao University, program benefits and costs, and financial aid opportunities, please see the page of Expenses of Studying in China Programs or download our Study in China brochure now! For an in-depth guide to living in Qingdao, download our student guidebook. It's full of helpful travel and living tips for your trip, from shopping and transportation to food and key Chinese phrases.

Living and Studying in China from a Previous Student's Perspective

Apply now!

To apply for admission to the Study in China Program, you will need to fill out an application. On this application we will need to know your personal information, the contact information of a friend or relative who can be notified in the event of an emergency, and a statement (fewer than 500 words) of why you want to study in China and how you think you can benefit from the program. When filling out the application, please note that your information will not be saved unless you fully complete the application. Please note, you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print the following documents.

Once you have completed your application, please submit the application in one of the following ways:

  • Drop off your completed application to:
    Study Away Programs in the Plaster Student Union room 209.
  • Mail your application to:
    Missouri State University
    Study Away Programs - International Programs
    901 S. National Ave.
    Springfield, MO 65897
  • Scan and email your application to:
    studyaway@missouristate.edu