College of Arts and Sciences
Asian Studies

Program Summary

  • Degrees and Specializations Offered


    Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Asian Studies:  In order to earn the bachelor of arts degree with a major in Asian Studies, students must complete a minimum of 180 credits with a cumulative and a major/program grade point average of 2.00. Courses taken to fulfill the major in Asian Studies may not simultaneously be used to fulfill core or college requirements. For example, a single course may not count as both a core interdisciplinary course and a major elective.

    International students educated to age 16 in an Asian language may request a waiver of the language requirement, substituting additional approved electives in Asian Studies areas.

    Minor in Asian Studies: To earn a minor in Asian Studies, students must take 30 credits in Asian Studies. Click here for degree requirements.