Major or Minor in Asian Studies

If you want to study Chinese, Japanese, or Korean and take courses in several disciplines (such as literature, religion, history, and anthropology), the Asian Studies major is for you. Are you looking for a program to round out your other studies at Temple? Consider a minor in Asian Studies. Prepare yourself for careers that require linguistic proficiency and cultural knowledge.

Academic Offerings

Study Abroad

Prepare for careers that require a global perspective by combining language classes with courses focusing on culture and history—and participating in the daily life of your host country.

Literature, Film and Popular Culture

Asian Studies welcomes students from any major interested in courses on literature, film, and pop culture taught in English.


From lectures, to film screenings, to networking opportunities with some of the region's biggest employers, events at the College of Liberal Arts are designed to support your life's work.