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Asian Studies Program | Director's Page

Since I came to FIU from Pennsylvania State University in 1997, Asian Studies has grown from a glint in the eye to a major, continually growing, program. This has been accomplished with the support of former President Maidique and a number of important administrators, committed faculty and staff, and the enthusiastic interest of students.

M.A. in Asian Studies

Applications for the Master of Arts in Asian Studies are now open! Inquire about Teaching Assistantships with tuition waivers and academic stipends. Click below to learn more about the graduate program and some of our alumni success stories.

Japan Studies Review

The Japan Studies Review is a refereed journal published annually by the Southern Japan Seminar and Asian Studies at Florida International University. As a publication which addresses a variety of cross-disciplinary issues in Japanese studies, Japan Studies Review includes contributions dealing with practical and theoretical topics in the areas of business and economic issues, politics, education and curriculum development, philosophy and aesthetics, gender issues, popular culture, and immigration issues.

Advising & Course Offerings

Advising Questions? Contact us at with your questions, and our advisors will set up a Zoom meeting upon request. Click here to view the list of current Undergraduate and Graduate course offerings.