Chinese: Your passport to new career opportunities
Chinese is spoken by 1.2 billion people today, making it one of the most useful languages to learn. It is one of the 5 official languages of the United Nations, and one of the 7 languages critical to national security.
A new star in the global economy, China has become one of the largest markets in the world, its development creating business opportunities of a lifetime. With China as Florida's largest trade partner in the world outside of Latin America and with Florida being the biggest transshipment base for Chinese products to Latin America, local business opportunities are abundant, stimulating the need for local professionals to learn Chinese.
With 5,000 years of history there are many subjects at FIU that you can begin exploring today:
- Chinese Literature
- Chinese Cinema
- Chinese History
- Chinese Philosophy
- Chinese Religion
- Chinese Food
- Chinese Culture
- Business in China
- Jobs in China
To have all these opportunities at the palm of your hand take the first step: Learn Chinese at FIU.
With an abundance of study abroad opportunities, learning the language will be fundamental if you plan to live there. Mastering the Chinese language will open your eyes to a culturally rich world and be the key that opens many doors.
Teaching Professor of Chinese & Coordinator/Director of Study Abroad [...]
Associate Teaching Professor of Chinese