Asian Studies, Bachelor | Clark University | Worcester, United States
48 months
52000 USD/year
52000 USD/year
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The interdisciplinary Asian Studies major at Clark University reflects the growing importance of the eastern, southeastern and southern regions of Asia, and the undeniably central role that countries like China, Japan and India play in the world economy and in world affairs today. 


By combining perspectives from faculty in the social sciences, humanities, arts and business, you gain knowledge of the region as a whole, as well as the diverse histories, politics, economies and cultures of countries it encompasses. 

Why Choose Asian Studies at Clark University?

  • An interdisciplinary major that draws on the expertise of Clark faculty in the departments of History; Political Science; Geography; International Development, Community and Environment; and Visual and Performing Arts, among others.
  • Choose from three areas of focus: China, Japan, or, inclusively, East, South, and Southeast Asia
  • Take courses in Chinese and/or Japanese
  • Study abroad in Vietnam, China, or Japan

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chinese 
  • Fictions of Empire: Studies in Global English Literature
  • Fictions of Asian America
  • Miracles of Asia: Economic Growth in Global Contexts
  • Modern East Asia
  • Chinese Civilization
  • Modern China
  • Confucianism, Daoism, Buddhism: Intellectual History of China

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits

Course units


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official high school transcript
  • Recommendation from a guidance counselor
  • Recommendation from a teacher in a traditional academic subject
  • Personal essay

Tuition Fee

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    52000 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 52000 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    52000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52000 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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