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University of Hawaii at Manoa

Program in Asian Studies

Honolulu, HI

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Overview

University of Hawaii at Manoa / Program in Asian Studies is located in Honolulu, HI.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Graduate Certificate) Korean studies
(Graduate Certificate) Philippine studies
Master of Arts (MA) Asian studies
(Graduate Certificate) Asian studies
(Graduate Certificate) Chinese studies
(Graduate Certificate) Southeast Asian studies
(Graduate Certificate) Japanese studies

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 18

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

79
Applied
48
Accepted
21
Enrolled
61%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st No
Spring deadline September 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 560
TOEFL IBT score: 83
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards April 1

Student Body

28
Total Graduate Students
17%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
82%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.14%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 50%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 21.43%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 14.29%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (60%)
Female (39%)

Faculty

105
Total faculty
Full-time - 105
Part-time - 0
Male (64)
Female (41)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Development, urban studies, regional history, arts, and ethnic identity in Asia
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
42,000

Location & Contact

Address 2500 Campus Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
United States
Contact Edward J. Shultz
Dean
Email: shultz@hawaii.edu
Phone: 808-956-8818