Bachelor of Arts in International and Area Studies Major Area: Asian Studies
Asian Studies challenges students to integrate language and cultural skills to prepare for careers in the Pacific region. The objectives of the program are to provide an understanding of the fundamentals of the civilizations of Asia in both traditional and modern settings, and to provide a more in-depth comprehension of specific areas within the region. This concentration features courses from such departments as Anthropology, Art, Geography, History, International and Area Studies, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, and Modern Languages, Literatures and Linguistics. Students will obtain an educational foundation appropriate for teaching, business, research, foreign service, technological and economic development, as well as other careers related to Asia.