Chinese Minor

*Not a baccalaureate degree program

China has the world's oldest living civilization, and its culture has had significant impact on its neighboring countries. China has been is rapidly becoming a major player in world politics, and its economy has been expanding fast. Not only is China a country that one must interact with politically, economically and culturally, it also provides opportunities to the world in business, scholarly research, technology, and within many other contexts. Mandarin Chinese (or Putonghua) is the official language.

The Chinese curriculum provides a solid foundation for an understanding and appreciation of the rich and diverse culture of China. The language (Mandarin Chinese) and culture courses offered are useful to students who aspire to an East Asia-related academic or professional career in education, government, communication, business or other fields in the United States and abroad.

Last updated: July 16, 2018 01:53 pm EDT