Pace CI is led and works together with four powerful organizations. They are:
The Office of Chinese Language Council International (Hanban) – Located in Beijing, China, the International Confucius Institute Headquarters, provides leadership, financial support and guidance to Pace CI for its development CI (Click here for more information about Hanban: http://english.hanban.org).
Nanjing Normal University (NNU) – Our educational partner in Nanjing China. With more than 100 years of history, the renowned NNU is ranked in the top 6% of institutions of higher learning in China, according to the Ministry of Education of P. R. China. NNU is also one of the few bases in China for teaching Chinese as a foreign language, a field which the university has had a long and in-depth involvement with. Therefore, NNU gives professional guidance for the Chinese language programs at the Pace CI (Click here for more information about NNU: http://english.nnu.cn).
Phoenix Publishing & Media Group (PPMG) - Our business partner from Nanjing, China. According to the Chinese Federation of Enterprises, PPMG is the top business in China in the publishing field. With capital and sales both exceeding 10 billion RMB, PPMG’s businesses cover publishing, distribution, printing, real estate, hotels, and finance. PPMG is the first and only publishing company to invest in a CI in the world. The PPMG plays a significant role in endeavors of the Pace CI, such as developing textbooks and educational software on the subjects of Chinese language and culture, establishing a resource center for Chinese textbooks and digital educational materials, training marketing and managing personnel, and building an internship base for overseas students. (Click here for more information about PPMG: http://www.ppmg.cn/htm/eng).
Pace University - Founded in 1906, Pace University is a private and comprehensive university that includes six schools: Lubin School of Business, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, College of Health Professions, School of Education, Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems, and School of Law. The Lubin School of Business, School of Law, and Lienhard School of Nursing (part of the College of Health Profession) are among the top and most respected schools of their kind in the United States. Pace is known for programs that integrate theories with real-world experiences, and liberal arts with sciences. It is also known for its vision and its flexible management mechanics. In addition to its financial, personal, and materialistic support of the CI, Pace serves as an experimental base for teaching Chinese and writing Chinese textbooks. Moreover, Pace has provided CI with connections, promotions, and an overall broader platform to develop (Click here for more information about Pace University: http://www.pace.edu).