Three images of historical Asian artwork and sculpture.

Expand Your Horizons. Enhance Your Future.

Welcome to the Asian Studies Program at San José State University. Here students can discover endless opportunities to study Asian cultures and languages.

About the Center

Learn more about the Center for Asian Studies, our history and the types of programs we offer.


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Contact Us

Professor Xiaojia Hou
East Asian Regional Materials and Resources Center
c/o History Department
San José State University
San José, CA 95192-0117

Asian Studies Minor

The Asian Studies Minor acquaints sudents with the histories, traditional cultures and contemporary conditions of Asian countries and societies. Courses may be selected from anthropology, art, business, foreign languages, geography, history, music philosophy, political science, and religious studies.

Asian Studies Minor Form