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Major Requirements

Course Requirements

  • 24-32 credit hours of 200/300 level courses in Japanese Language
  • 20-28 credit hours of Allied Courses from at least three different departments

Please consult the current approved Japanese Studies Allied Course List.  Students who begin their study of Japanese at DePaul with JPN 202 or higher may substitute a 300-level Japanese elective course for any of the required 200-level courses.

Japanese Studies Allied Course List

Art and Architecture, History of



International Studies

Japanese Studies
Master  of Arts in Liberal Studies​

Modern Languages


Political Science

Religious Studies

Open Electives

Open elective credit also is required to meet the minimum graduation requirement of 192 hours.

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