20 months
31455 USD/year
31455 USD/year
18495 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The interdisciplinary East Asian Studies program of the University of Oregon is leading to the Master of Arts (MA) degree.


About the Program

The curriculum of the East Asian Studies program of the University of Oregon includes courses in anthropology, art history, Asian studies, Chinese language and literature, cinema studies, comparative literature, geography, history, international studies, Japanese language and literature, journalism, Korean language, linguistics, political science, religious studies, and sociology.

Students who complete three years equivalent of Southeast and /or South Asia language study abroad or in other institutions may, with the support of an Asian Studies faculty advisor, construct a special concentration in Southeast and/or South Asian Studies.

The program is administered by the Asian Studies Committee, which is composed of faculty members with Asian specialization. The MS degree program is inactive.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pacific Island Studies
  • Japanese Architecture
  • Asian Foodways
  • Environment and Nature in Early Chinese Literature
  • Tokyo Cyberpunk
  • Politeness and Phonetics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Relevant training at the BA or MA level.
  • Minimum 3 years training in the target language.
  • Official Transcripts
  • English Language Proficiency Requirement
  • Financial Verification for International Applicants
  • GRE (UO Institution Code: 4846)
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Writing Sample
  • CV optional
  • GMAT not required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31455 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31455 USD per year during 20 months.
  • National

    31455 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31455 USD per year during 20 months.
  • In-State

    18495 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18495 USD per year during 20 months.

Living costs for Eugene

970 - 1380 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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