Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8.
Graduates from the best schools get the best jobs for the best pay in China, too.
Tsinghua University graduates get the best salaries in China.
Top schools – Shanghai Jiaotong University and Beijing Foreign Studies University also get top pay – Y4000/month ($750ish) within 6 months of graduating.
The average pay for the “State 211 project” – the nation’s largest education project for top universities is about Y2,500 which is still Y500 yen more than those from ordinary universities.
Some 90% of graduates in Beijing get jobs.
About 86% of those grads say they prefer to stay in the city instead of going to the country side.
The most wanted jobs are in:
2. Tianjin – not too far from the capital
China expects about 5.59 million new graduates this summer, up 12.9% over last year. All the seniors are hoping they are among those grads.
Come job hunting season, many students are going to wish they had studied harder 4-5 years ago to get into one of the top tier schools, no?
Studying hard, getting into a good school, finding a job, earning top pay is the formula in China, too?
What top tier school are you planning to attend?
Talk to Bill and others about their experiences raising bi-cultural Japanese-American kids.