Do you want to expand your worldview and understanding of other cultures? Through a minor or certificate in Asian Studies at Eastern Kentucky University, you’ll explore past and present diverse Asian societies and civilizations. Learn about the cultures, languages, histories, religions and politics of Asians and peoples of Asian descent. A minor or certificate in Asian studies can be applied to a wide variety of career fields and enhance prospects for employment.

Degree Concentrations 

Minor Certificate
Asian Studies Asian Studies


A minor or certificate in Asian studies adds great value to studies and careers in fields like:

  • International trade and industry
  • Teaching and research
  • Translation and interpretation
  • Foreign policy and diplomacy
  • Human rights and development
  • Immigration and social service


EKU Asian Studies