The Diplomat Program

The JSA Diplomat Program in Shanghai

Pre-College Academic Experience in China for High School Students


Tuition for the Diplomat Program in Shanghai, China is $7,500, which covers courses and textbooks, activities and excursions, housing, all meals (including meal stipends), supervision and staff support, medical and evacuation insurance, transcripts, and visa support. Airfare is not included. For questions regarding tuition please contact our Admissions and Enrollment Coordinator, Felice Judkins, at (202) 591-3730 .


The program runs from June 25th - July 25th 2020.

Courses Offered

Each JSA Diplomat will take two courses:

Chinese History and Politics

Chinese Language (Mandarin)

*Students will be assigned their language course based on current Chinese speaking proficiency.

Program Details

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