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The BA program in Asian Pacific American studies provides an opportunity for students to study the long history and rich contemporary experiences, cultures and communities of Asian Pacific Americans in the Southwest with dedicated, inspiring faculty. A liberal arts emphasis on critical thinking, complex reasoning and solid writing skills prepares students to engage in research that informs meaningful dialogues between policymakers, educators and society at large about Asian American and Pacific Islander communities for years to come. The Asian Pacific American studies program is housed in ASU's School of Social Transformation, the only school of its kind in the United States.
Asian Pacific American Studies (BA)
Liberal Arts & Sciences, College of
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Students who complete the bachelor's degree program in Asian Pacific American studies may pursue a graduate degree in law, humanities or social sciences. Students will also be prepared to work in positions involving:
Students who complete this degree program may be prepared for the following careers. Advanced degrees or certifications may be required for academic or clinical positions. Career examples include but are not limited to:
|Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other||13.2%||$41,570|
|Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary||10.5%||$72,230|
|Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs||6%||$44,400|
|History Teachers, Postsecondary||10.3%||$72,690|
|Investment Fund Managers||8%||$105,610|
|Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates||5.6%||$133,840|
|Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators||10.4%||$60,670|
|Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary||10.6%||$81,430|
|Regulatory Affairs Managers||8%||$105,610|
|Social and Community Service Managers||18%||$64,100|
|Loss Prevention Managers||8%||$105,610|
|Supply Chain Managers||8%||$105,610|
* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).