Major Requirements

The Major

Majors take a prescribed set of lower division and upper division courses in Asian American Studies. Other courses in the major provide the opportunity to develop knowledge of Asian Americans from various perspectives. The major also has a prescribed set of courses that students can focus on to follow specific career tracks:


Don't forget to explore Study Abroad and Washington DC Program opportunities. It is possible to take courses abroad and receive academic credit towards your ASA Major. See your academic advisor for more information. Check out the websites for more on these opportunities. Education Abroad Center: and Washington DC Program:

Benefits of majoring/double majoring in ASA: Click here 

Forms to assist you with the ASA Major:

ASA Major Checklist

ASA Minor Checklist

Course Petition Substitution Form