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Study Chinese and achieve proficiency in reading, writing and speaking the language, and also develop a fundamental understanding of Chinese culture. Students will be equipped with the necessary language skills to further their studies, as well as achieve their academic and/or career goals, in fields from business to computer science to journalism. Chinese is also one of the official languages of the United Nations.

Career Opportunities

  • Opportunities for Language Majors
  • Retailer
  • Journalist
  • Linguist
  • Government Employee
  • Medical Practitioner/Nurse
  • Lawyer/Paralegal
  • Counselor
  • Editor
  • Customer/Sales Representative

Undergraduate Programs

Minor in Chinese

The Minor in Chinese is an 18-credit program available to undergraduate students from any major. Students will take a combination of introductory and upper-level courses in the Chinese language, as well as on Chinese culture, Chinese music and cinema, and more. We also offer the possibility of Study Abroad.

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