Over the past century, Asia has become a forerunner both economically and politically. A major in Asian studies prepares students for a world that is increasingly influenced by Asian policy and culture.
Calvin is the only Christian college in North America to offer a comprehensive Asian studies program.
Take advantage of these exciting program features:
- explore the history, religion philosophy, art, language and culture of China, Japan and Korea
- spend a semester abroad or find a grant-funded summer internship in China, Japan or Korea
- use your Asian language skills to apply for jobs in education, international business and non-profit work
Careers in Asian Studies
- Foreign Correspondent
- International businessperson
See job placement rates for Calvin grads.
Join International Student Association Committee; Participate in Middle East Club; Become part of Asian Club; Help out with Rangeela.
Wayne Ten Harmsel
Assistant Professor, Director of China Semester Program
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Interested in teaching? You can gain certification in Asian Studies as a:
Calvin's teacher education program also contains education-specific course requirements that you must complete prior to certification. See course requirements for:
Professor Robert Keeley talks about the education program.