Valparaiso University

College of Arts and Sciences

Chinese Studies

Address:

1700 Chapel Drive

Kretzmann Hall 116

Valparaiso, IN 46383

United States

Phone:

1-219-465-7891

Fax:

1-219-465-7975

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Chinese Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The demand for students with fluency in Chinese combined with conventional degrees and professional experience is growing rapidly. The Master of Arts in Chinese Studies (MACS) is an innovative program designed to prepare students in any field of undergraduate study, with at least two of college Chinese, for the opportunities and challenges posed by the emergence of China as a formidable political and economic force over the next several decades. The 37-credit program emphasizes developing fluency in Chinese (Mandarin) language as well as an understanding of Chinese culture, politics, and history. During their course of study, students may enroll in up to 6 credits of graduate coursework in a discipline related to their major field of study, assuming such coursework is available. The dual JD/MA in Chinese Studies (MACS) program enables law students to meet the growing demand for students with fluency in Chinese combined with conventional degrees and professional experience. The 37-credit MACS program is an innovative program designed to prepare students in any field of undergraduate study who have at least two years of college Chinese language for the opportunities and challenges posed by the emergence of China as a formidable political and economic force on the world stage.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

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