Asian Studies

What it's all about

Have you ever wondered how Christianity spread to China or why there are two Koreas? Asian Studies allows students to learn about the inhabitants of the Asian continents. The geographical focus is on the Eurasia and the Asia-Pacific. The program encompasses economics, foreign languages, history, political science, sociology, and religion, and is dedicated to providing opportunities for foreign study and field experiences.

You might take classes such as:

• The Christian Church in Asia
• Japanese Civilization
• Traditional China
• Societies and Cultures of East Asia
• Asian Economic Development
• Government and Politics of Russia

Graduates of this major go on to:

• work in government agencies or find jobs in international business
• attend graduate school.