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There are 2 tracks of our M.A. Program. One in Contemporary East Asian Studies and one specifically for Foreign Area Officers. Click the links below to find out more information on both!

 

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M.A. Program in Contemporary East Asian Studies

The M.A. in Contemporary East Asian Studies is an interdisciplinary degree focused on 20th and 21st century East Asia. This program provides students with in-depth interdisciplinary knowledge of a selected East Asian country (China, Korea, or Japan); a broad knowledge of modern East Asia; and social science research skills and methods appropriate to international area studies.Two concentrations are available, 1) Contemporary East Asia  2) Foreign Affairs Studies (FASt): Contemporary East Asia in Global Content.

Foreign Area Officers (FAOs)

A special track is available for foreign area officers. 

 


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Apply for FLAS Scholarships!

FLAS (Foreign Language & Area Studies) Fellowships are available through CEAS for the study of Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Tibetan, and Uyghur. Learn more at Deadline for application is February 15. Find more information at http://flas.ku.edu/. 

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