The undergraduate certificate in Asian American studies will give you a deep understanding of Asian American cultures and history. Since you can take courses in many fields of study, pursuing the certificate will also help you explore and develop your interests and career goals.
Most importantly, you'll learn to see other perspectives and navigate cultural differences, which could be the key to your professional success. As the globe becomes more connected, appreciating each other's cultures and communicating effectively is more important than ever. Join us to help create a more understanding world.
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Illinois is the first state in the U.S. to require public schools to teach Asian American histories. We’re proud to support this effort by preparing Huskies to better serve the nation’s Asian American population—and you can help! With your financial support, we can help more students learn about the Asian American experience.