Asian Studies: MA

Program Information

PROGRAM NAME

Asian Studies


PROGRAM LEVEL

Master of Arts (MA)


COLLEGE/SCHOOL AFFILIATION

College of Arts and Sciences




FINAL DEADLINE

Fall Term: January 5


MEDIAN TIME TO DEGREE

1.7 years


CAMPUS

Eugene


Program Description

The University of Oregon offers an interdisciplinary program in Asian studies with an emphasis on East Asia, Southeast Asia, or South Asia leading to the master of arts (MA) degree.

The curriculum includes courses in anthropology, art history, Chinese language and literature, geography, history, international studies, Japanese language and literature, linguistics, political science, and religious studies.

The program is administered by the Asian studies committee, which is composed of faculty members with Asian specializations.

Prior to registration, the Asian Studies director helps the student develop an individualized program. After the first term, the student should identify at least one faculty member to provide guidance on the course of study and thesis preparation if applicable.

Graduate students should meet with the program director and their advisor(s) at least once a term.

Program Information  Faculty


Application at a Glance

You apply for admission through your program. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.

UO Application Requirements

Program-Specific Application Requirements

Required

  • GRE (UO Institution Code: 4846)
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Writing Sample

Optional

  • CV
  • Resume

Not Required

  • GMAT

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