Masters in Asian American Studies Application - Due February 1



Are you passionate about ethnic studies? Passionate about community activism and creating social change? The SFSU Asian American Studies Department is the place to pursue all of your passions, offering a two year MA program to candidates who have an interest in: 

  • Working in the Asian American community
  • Seeking careers in academia and in the public sector
  • Wanting to gain more cross-cultural competencies
  • Learning the cutting edge theories in Asian American Studies

Our department, the largest Asian American Studies program in the US, has internationally-renowned faculty in various academic disciplines and in ethnic-specific groups. We provide a rigorous, interdisciplinary curriculum based in community studies. 

Our students receive close faculty mentorship in their field of study and career objectives. They could pursue emphases in career fields such as Public Health, Education and Social Welfare. For their culminating projects, students may complete a thesis, a creative project, or a field project to support a local organization. 
Our alumnis have went on to obtain doctorates at top-tiered universities, work with non-profit agencies, and join educational, government, and corporate sectors.
For more information on our program, contact Dr. Russell Jeung at For more information on the application process, plesae see this link  Applications are due February 1, 2018.