The Department of East Asian Studies has a strong Japanese Language program, with general instruction available in three levels, from beginning to advanced, plus specialized instruction in advanced reading, writing, and conversation. In addition, there are opportunities for overseas Study Abroad programs.
For full information, FAQs, and registration links please see the language testing information page
Placement Exam: Before enrolling in Japanese language classes, students may be required to take a placement exam to determine their level. These tests are given during the week before the start of each semester.
Proficiency Exam: The Japanese Language program offers proficiency exams in Japanese to allow students to complete their foreign language requirement without taking classes. These tests are given during the week before the start of each semester. Register online at Japanese proficiency exam.