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University of Hawai'i Manoa: Institution Main

Research access guide for the University of Hawai'i at Manoa.

Overview

About the University of Hawai'i Manoa:

Founded in 1907 as a land-grant agricultural college, it relocated to Manoa in 1912. The college became the University of Hawai'i in 1920, with the addition of the College of Arts and Sciences.

Resource & Facilities

Institution

Institution: Hawai'i University
Founded: 1907
Type: state university
Location: Honolulu, HI


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Japanese Studies

The University of Hawai'i Manoa employs over 80 faculty and academic staff in positions related to Japanese Studies.

Undergraduate Studies

  • B.A. in Japanese Language is offered from the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration on Asia is offered through the College of Business Administration.
  • B.A. in Asian Studies is offered by the Asian Studies Program.
  • Those interested in admissions to the undergraduate programs at the University of Hawai'i Manoa should visit their Undergraduate Admissions webpage.

Graduate Studies

  • M.A. in Asian Studies is offered with a concentration on Japan by the Asian Studies Program.
  • Ph.D. in Japanese is offered by the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures.
  • A Japanese-focused executive MBA is offered through the Business Department.
  • Those interested in Japan-related degrees from other departments should consult the individual websites of the department.
  • Those interested in admissions to the graduate programs at the University of Hawai'i Manoa should visit their Graduate Admissions webpage.

Other Academic Information

  • Graduate certificate in Japanese Studies is offered by the Asian Studies Program.
  • Graduate certificate in Pacific Asian Management is offered by the Pacific Asian Management Institute.
  • Study abroad opportunities are offered for one- or two-semester periods in Kobe, Machida, and various other Japanese cities.
  • There is a performing arts program in Kabuki, Noh, Japanese dance, Japanese music, Bunraku, and Kyogen.
  • Courses related to Japanese Studies are taught in the following fields: anthropology, art, business administration, economics, geography, history, law, music, philosophy, political science, religion, sociology, and theatre & dance.

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