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Chinese Studies Major

BA in Chinese Studies
College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Degree Plan

The BA in Chinese Studies will offer students language courses (modern Chinese at all proficiency levels, literature survey and business Chinese), and interdisciplinary perspectives on the culture, history, literature, and linguistics of China. The Chinese language, in both written and spoken forms, reflects Chinese culture and heritage. Interdisciplinary courses address topics and issues deeply rooted in the nature of Chinese studies. In addition, the program seeks to promote innovative teaching and incorporate new computer-based instructional technologies into instruction.



Graduates of the Chinese Studies program are open to wide variety of job opportunities as Adult Educators, Advertising, Marketing, Foreign Service Officers, Interpreters/Translators, News Analysts, Instructors, etc. More information regarding job titles, salary information of Cougar Alumni as well as national salary information can be found at Cougar Careers . For assistance in career planning and development, please visit University Career Services .

Contact Information

Department of Modern and Classical Studies

613 Agnes Arnold Hall
Houston, TX 77204
Phone: 713-743-8350

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