American Western Michigan University Visited Our University
On the morning of November 13, 2014, Zeng Ying, director of Haenicke International Education Center of Western Michigan University (“WMU”) and Xue Huai-hua, general manager of Meiao Overseas Study Consulting Co., Ltd. visited our university. He Xiao-yang

 On the morning of November 13, 2014, Zeng Ying, director of Haenicke International Education Center of Western Michigan University (“WMU”) and Xue Huai-hua, general manager of Meiao Overseas Study Consulting Co., Ltd. visited our university. He Xiao-yang, director of our international office, Fu Wei, vice dean of our accounting & finance school, and Wang Kun, vice dean of our business school held a friendly meeting with the guests.

Director Zeng introduced that Haenicke International Education Center of WMU (“Haenicke Center”) was the department in charge of the international business of WMU, all the international communication and cooperation activities of WMU were organized by the Haenicke Center. Last semester our university had signed a cooperation agreement with WMU. The purpose of director Zeng’s visit this time is to further discuss the proposed 2+2 undergraduate joint training program, thus the meeting today focuses on connecting the courses of accounting and marketing majors between the two universities. It is expected that both universities will deal with the specific matters related to the course connection very soon such as the syllabus integration, course selection, credit transfer etc. The realization of the 2+2 program with WMU will provide our students with more opportunities to study in U.S.
In addition, the WMU college of aviation owns an independent airport and 24 aircrafts, which is an exact counterpart of our aviation school. Given that dean He proposed to establish a cooperation relation between these two schools, and dean Zeng agreed to promote it.
In the meeting, dean Zeng briefly introduced the general conditions of WMU, e.g. the basic description, major information, campus life, admission requirements, scholarships and so on. Dean He introduced the conditions of our universities to the guests as well.
Thanks to this meeting, both parties are fully confident in our future cooperation and decide to carry out our next-step work actively.
Introduction of Western Michigan University (“WMU”)
The campuses of Western Michigan University (“WMU”) encompass 1,289 acres and 167 buildings (including utilities structures), and feature some of the finest facilities in the Midwest. The main campus of WMU is located in Kalamazoo, just west of the downtown, which is home to most of WMU's academic programs, campus services, residence halls and other facilities. It consists of three formally named campuses, all adjoining: the East, Oakland Drive and West campuses.
WMU is a national research university enrolling nearly 25,000 students from across the United States and more than 100 other countries. Founded in 1903, it is a learner-centered, discovery-driven and globally engaged public university that stands out among America's more than 5,000 higher education institutions. The Carnegie Foundation classifies WMU as one of the nation's 207 research universities. For 23 years, U.S. News & World Report has classified WMU as one of America's best national universities. Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's most prestigious honor society, has chosen to grant chapters to WMU and just 99 other public institutions. The Princeton Review includes WMU on its annual online list of Best Midwestern Colleges. WMU’s 
Haworth College of Business ranks among the top 10 percent as one of the largest undergraduate business programs in the United States.
Outstanding academic programs
The University offers 142 bachelor's, 72 master's and 30 doctoral programs, along with one program leading to the specialist degree and several others that lead to graduate-level certificates. These programs are offered through seven degree-granting colleges: Arts and Sciences, Aviation, Education and Human Development, Engineering and Applied Sciences, Fine Arts, Haworth College of Business, and Health and Human Services.
Many programs rank among the top of their kind in the country, giving WMU a national or international reputation as one of the best places to study in fields as varied as aviation flight science, creative writing, engineering management technology, evaluation, experimental atomic physics, geology, integrated supply management, jazz studies, medieval studies, occupational therapy, paper engineering, psychology, sales and business marketing, and speech pathology.
Academic colleges
College of 
Arts and Sciences
College of 
Haworth College of 
College of 
Education and Human Development
College of 
Engineering and Applied Sciences
College of 
Fine Arts
Graduate College
College of 
Health and Human Services
Honors College
WMU offers numerous degree programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. It ranks second among Michigan's 15 public universities in the number of 
bachelor's programs offered.
Haworth College of Business has been certified by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (“AACSB”), which is the most esteemed certification for all the business schools in the world. Globally less than 5% of 13 thousand business schools have been such certified including 9 Chinese mainland business schools.
Language Requirements
IELTS 6.5 or above, if not satisfied, applicants will need to study at WMU language center first.(edited by /Xiao Qi-de  approved by/He Xiao-yang)