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Offered by the Critical Race, Gender, and Culture Studies Collaborative, the 15-credit graduate certificate in Asian studies provides an understanding of Asia in a dynamic global context. In this program, you will engage in advanced study of political, economic, cultural, philosophical, and religious aspects of Asian societies, both past and present. The coursework includes a variety of interdisciplinary courses from the School of International Service and the departments of history, philosophy, and religion. The program culminates in an Asian studies research project.