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Minor in Asian Studies Requirements

Minor Requirements

18 credit hours with grades of C or better with at least 12 credit hours unique to the minor, and at least 9 credit hours at the 300 level or above.

In addition to the required course work, students must demonstrate a proficiency in at least one Asian language equivalent to one year of college-level study.

Core Requirements (6 credit hours)

6 credit hours of course work from the following: 

  • ASIA-100 Introduction to Asia (3)
  • HIST-250 Empires and States of East Asia (3)
  • RELG-210 Non-Western Religious Traditions (3)
    PHIL-211 Introduction to Asian Philosophy (3)

Electives (12 credit hours)

12 credit hours selected from relevant courses approved by the faculty advisor. At least 9 credit hours at the 300-level or above, and no more than 6 credit hours taken in the same department or program.