M.A./Ph.D in Asian Studies & Global & Sociocultural Studies

Joint Degree Pathway: Master of Arts in Asian Studies & Ph.D. in Global & Sociocultural Studies

The combined Asian Studies MA/Global & Sociocultural Studies PhD pathway allows qualified graduate students to pursue both degrees at the same time. Students can develop an expertise in Asian Studies while progressing towards a PhD in one of the three majors in the Global and Sociocultural Studies PhD: geography, sociology, or anthropology.

To be accepted into this pathway, students must submit an online application to the PhD in Global and Sociocultural Studies with a sub-plan for a MA in Asian Studies. This designation will appear in the menu of programs in the graduate application. Students must submit an application by February 15th in the year in which they wish to begin their studies.