Academics

We invite you to explore the following Asian Language and Civilizations programs:

ALC Language Policy

This policy pertains to all languages offered by the Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations.

ARABIC

The Arabic language and literature program in the Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations provides students with a wide range of courses related to the language, cultures, and societies of the Arab world, including courses in language, literature, and civilization.

Chinese

The Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations offers undergraduate (BA) and graduate (MA, PhD) programs in Chinese.

Farsi

The Farsi language program in the Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations provides students with courses in Farsi language and Persian Civilization.

Hindi

The Hindi/Urdu language and literature program in the Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations offers a broad scope of language, literature, cinema, and civilization courses.

Japanese

The Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations offers undergraduate (BA) and graduate (MA, PhD)  programs in Japanese.

Korean

The Korean language and culture program in the Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations offers a wide range of language, literature, cinema and civilization courses.

Study Abroad 

Study abroad is one of the most challenging and rewarding adventures you'll experience. On your return, you'll have a better understanding of the world, of the United States and of yourself. Visit the Study Abroad website to begin your adventure!