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Asian Pacific American Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Los Angeles, CA, United States
The Asian Pacific American Studies program of Loyola Marymount University supports the university's commitment to multicultural education. APAM is designed to enhance student understanding of the histories and contemporary issues that impact the lives of Asian Pacific Americans in the United States.
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Overview

People of all races and ethnicities are encouraged to enroll in the Asian Pacific American Studies program of Loyola Marymount University. Only through a critical understanding of our multicultural society can we begin to “live together, learn together, work together, and forge new ties that bind together.”.

Learning Outcomes

  • An understanding of the historical contributions of Asian Pacific Americans
  • An understanding of contemporary issues facing Asian Pacific American communities
  • A knowledge of the ethnic, class, gender, and generational diversity of Asian Pacific Americans
  • A knowledge of Asian Pacific American cultural, literary, and artistic expressions

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Asian Pacific American Studies
  • U.S. and the Pacific World
  • Asian Pacific American Literature
  • Contemporary Issues in Asian Pacific American
  • Immigration and Los Angeles
  • Asian American Psychology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Common Application and LMU Supplement
  • International students are not required to submit the SAT or ACT to complete their application to LMU
  • Provide Proof of English Proficiency
  • Submit Transcripts
  • Submit a letter of recommendation with your application

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52553 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52553 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    52553 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52553 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Los Angeles

  • 1520 - 2570 USD/month
    Living Costs

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