American National University is proud to announce developments to various international markets and welcoming International students from all over the world. Through various efforts and in keeping with the vision in Evolution 2086, the International Development Department has been working on establishing joint programs with Universities and Colleges worldwide. On Thursday, November 30, 2017, guests of ShenQi Ethnic Medicine College of Guizhou Medical University and its President Mr. Zhang visited the Roanoke Valley Campus for the official signing of a joint partnership between both Universities. This agreement between ShenQi Ethnic Medicine College of Guizhou Medicine University and American National University is monumental because it is the first joint program agreement that American National University has the pleasure of signing with a Chinese University. This collaboration will enable Chinese students to gain access to English Language Training and Bachelors and Masters degree programs that American National University has to offer.