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Center for Japanese Studies College of Literature, Science, and the Arts University of Michigan

  • Ann Arbor, MI
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 62%38%
    student ratio
  • 21
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 10
    fall application deadline
  • 48%
    acceptance rate
  • 3 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • East Asian Studies Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/AM)
      Master of Business Administration/Master of Arts (MBA/AM)
      Master of Arts (AM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 5
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1, optional and 6th-term proficiency (3 years) in Japanese language, research/writing
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

48% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 37
    • Accepted 18
    • Acceptance Rate 48
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 10th January 10th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, previous study of Japanese language (highly recommended)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 560 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 10
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students21
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students21
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian10%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races10%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty59
    • Full-time Percentage78%
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchJapanese literature; Japanese history (premodern and modern); Japanese linguistics and language pedagogy; modern Japanese society and culture; Japanese elections and politics; gender and sexuality in Japan; Japanese art, art history and visual culture; Japanese film; Buddhism and religion in Japan; Japanese law; Japanese health care (medicine, nursing, psychiatry and social work)
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Center for Japanese Studies

College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
University of Michigan

1080 South University Avenue, Suite 4640
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1106
United States

Prof. Jonathan Zwicker

Director

Phone: 734-764-6307
Fax: 734-936-2948
Email: umcjs@umich.edu

Dr. Azumi Takata

Academic Services Coordinator

Phone: 734-764-6307
Fax: 734-936-2948
Email: cjsadmissions@umich.edu



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