Graduates of Asian Studies programs thrive in the professional world. Our degree programs prepare graduates to work in a variety of sectors including corporate, non-profit, government, education, technology, journalism, translation, publishing, and curating. About half of our alums go on to purse graduate study at prestigious universities including UC Berkeley. This web page will showcase some of our graduates as they reflect, in their own words, on their careers.
Manuel Manriquez, B.A., Class of 2009
Director of Government Affairs at the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association in Washington
Miho Tajima, B.A., Class of 2009
Ph.D. candidate in Japanese Literature at Josai International University, Japan