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Undergraduate Degree Programs


Undergraduate Certificate Program

Brad Lint
170 Irvin Kochel Center
Penn State Erie
Phone: 814-898-6766

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The objective of the Asian Studies certificate is to help students acquire specialized knowledge of the art, literature, history, politics, and/or religions of Asia. The interdisciplinary certificate would require 12 credits for completion and be available to all majors. This certificate would help energize the general education curriculum at Penn State Behrend, as all requirements could be met by courses that satisfy general education requirements.

To earn an undergraduate certificate in ASIAN STUDIES, a minimum of 12 credits is required.



12 Credits are required for this certificate. One of the two core 3-credit survey courses, either HIST 174 or HIST 175, must be taken along with 9 credits from an approved list of courses.

Prerequisites Required.

Effective Date: Spring Semester 2010

Expiration Date:

Last Revised by the Department: 11/10/2011