Asian Studies: Area Studies Bachelor of Arts, B.A.

Requirements for Majors

Students are required to take a total of 30 credits related Asian Studies. At least 24 credits must be above the 20000 level. Students who are proficient in Asian languages may use their language ability to fulfill requirements of up to six credits. A 2.0 GPA in the major is required for graduation. The GPA in the major is calculated from courses in the major based in the major department only, and that have been taken at City College or through ePermit, including all courses in excess of the minimum required for the degree. In addition, students must maintain an overall GPA of 2.0 and above to graduate with a BA in Asian Studies.

General Education Requirements ("Pathways")

In general, students are required to complete 42 credits of General Education coursework, with some adjustments for transfer students. See the General Education Requirements (“Pathways”) section of the Bulletin for more information.