About Us

Asian Languages and Culture About us

Our Major/Minor Programs: The department offers major programs (12 courses/36 credits) and minor programs (6 courses/18 credits) in Asian StudiesChineseJapanese, and Korean. Majors earn their B.A. in Asian Studies, B.A. in Chinese, B.A. in Japanese, or B.A. in Korean when they graduate.

Our Mission: We have created an exceptional learning environment for the study of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean languages and cultures, and recently added Filipino and Vietnamese to our language offerings. Our faculty members conduct cutting-edge research that is transforming the fields of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean Studies in North America and internationally.

Contact Us: Please call 732-932-7605 between the hours of 8:30-4:30 weekdays; or email the department administrator at admin@alc.rutgers.edu or the department chairperson at chair@alc.rutgers.edu.