Students must work with a faculty advisor from among the program’s affiliated faculty, and must complete five courses worth at least fifteen (15) units of credit as follows:
a) AAS 1100 (Introduction to Asian American Studies)
b) 2-3 additional Asian American Studies courses
c) 1-2 additional courses towards developing a comparative and transnational framework of analysis. Courses may be drawn from African American Studies, American Indian Studies, Latina/o Studies, Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, or Asian Studies.*
(*These courses must be approved by the student's faculty adviser, and they should address issues of race, gender, or the histories and cultures of Asian peoples.