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Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate programs in Japanese studies are administered by the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures (ALC) in the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA).  ALC offers a major in Asian Studies in which students can select a Japanese Studies track, and academic minors in Asian Studies and Asian Language.  Another option for students who wish to situate Japan in a broader global and international context is the major and academic minor in International Studies, administered by the Program in International and Comparative Studies (PICS).

Undergraduate/Graduate Dual Degree

The Center for Japanese Studies welcomes undergraduates with a strong commitment to Japanese Studies with an excellent academic record to apply to the Master of Arts in Japanese Studies as a Concurrent Undergraduate/ Graduate Studies (CUGS) student.