What is Chinese Studies at WVU like?
A major in Chinese Studies provides a solid liberal arts education that is the foundation for personal and professional success and growth over a lifetime. The curriculum is provides students with well-developed cognitive and communication skills and with a broad knowledge base that will enable them to pursue additional studies at the graduate level or to enter the job market in positions that will demand knowledge of Chinese language and culture.
The skills supplied by a Bachelor of Arts in Chinese Studies complement and add value to a degree in any field. Chinese is spoken by nearly one-fifth of the world’s population, including over one billion people speaking Chinese as their native language. Learning Chinese also opens a unique window into one of the world’s most ancient civilizations that has roots extending more than 6,000 years.
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