Chinese Studies.


Chinese Studies

CHINESE STUDIES explores one of the world’s most powerful shapers of the future. Majoring or double-majoring in Chinese Studies opens doors and makes graduates uniquely desirable to employers in any number of fields, from business to the sciences to humanities and fine arts. Available as a major or minor program of study.

Good Guanxi*

Our faculty helps graduates with introductions and recommendations to educational institutions and employers both in North America and in China. Since the department is close-knit, our recommendations are based on a close working knowledge of each student’s skills.

Chinese language skills are highly prized in today’s job market. Many of our alumni are already working in China and arranged their employment soon after graduation.

*loosely translates as “personal connection”

I was able to listen to Chinese spoken in film and understand what was being discussed. Through movies I was also able to observe Chinese culture and values. ”
Jessica Cooney C’13
on Selected Topics in Modern Chinese Literature and Film