Best Colleges with Japanese Language and Literature Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Japanese Language and Literature, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Japanese Language and Literature is a popular major and can be found at many different colleges and universities, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Japanese Language and Literature degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Japanese Language and Literature degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Japanese Language and Literature.

The Best Japanese Language and Literature Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Stanford University Stanford, CA

Stanford University offers 4 Japanese Language And Literature Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 4 students graduated in the study area of Japanese Language And Literature with students earning 2 Bachelor's degrees, 2 Master's degrees.

Based on 64 Reviews
2 Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis, MO

Washington University in St Louis offers 4 Japanese Language And Literature Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Japanese Language And Literature with students earning 1 Bachelor's degree, 1 Master's degree, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 36 Reviews
3 Yale University New Haven, CT

Yale University offers 1 Japanese Language And Literature Degree program. It's a large private university in a mid sized city.

Based on 12 Reviews
4 University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
UC Berkeley

University of California-Berkeley offers 4 Japanese Language And Literature Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 18 students graduated in the study area of Japanese Language And Literature with students earning 15 Bachelor's degrees, 2 Doctoral degrees, and 1 Master's degree.

Based on 140 Reviews
5 Dartmouth College Hanover, NH

Dartmouth College offers 2 Japanese Language And Literature Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a remote town. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Japanese Language And Literature with students earning 3 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
6 University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA

University of California-Los Angeles offers 2 Japanese Language And Literature Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 39 students graduated in the study area of Japanese Language And Literature with students earning 39 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 88 Reviews
7 Georgetown University Washington, DC

Georgetown University offers 1 Japanese Language And Literature Degree program. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 5 students graduated in the study area of Japanese Language And Literature with students earning 5 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
8 University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, IN

University of Notre Dame offers 2 Japanese Language And Literature Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 8 students graduated in the study area of Japanese Language And Literature with students earning 8 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
9 Tufts University Medford, MA

Tufts University offers 2 Japanese Language And Literature Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 5 students graduated in the study area of Japanese Language And Literature with students earning 5 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
10 Williams College Williamstown, MA

Williams College offers 2 Japanese Language And Literature Degree programs. It's a small private university in a outlying town. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Japanese Language And Literature with students earning 2 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews

List of Japanese Language and Literature Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
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  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Stanford University Stanford University Stanford, CA
5/5
6 : 1 16,980
Washington University in St Louis Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis, MO
5/5
9 : 1 14,688
Yale University Yale University New Haven, CT
5/5
5 : 1 12,385
University of California-Berkeley University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
3/5
21 : 1 38,189
Dartmouth College Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
5/5
8 : 1 6,350
University of California-Los Angeles University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
3/5
12 : 1 41,908
Georgetown University Georgetown University Washington, DC
5/5
13 : 1 18,459
University of Notre Dame University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, IN
5/5
11 : 1 12,292
Tufts University Tufts University Medford, MA
5/5
11 : 1 11,137
Williams College Williams College Williamstown, MA
5/5
7 : 1 2,171
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027
Vassar College Vassar College Poughkeepsie, NY
5/5
9 : 1 2,435
Colgate University Colgate University Hamilton, NY
5/5
10 : 1 2,861
Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
11 : 1 12,963
Wellesley College Wellesley College Wellesley, MA
5/5
7 : 1 2,510
Middlebury College Middlebury College Middlebury, VT
5/5
9 : 1 2,558
University Logo Emory University Atlanta, GA
5/5
7 : 1 13,788
Boston University Boston University Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 32,158
University of California-Davis University of California-Davis Davis, CA
3/5
15 : 1 35,186
Carleton College Carleton College Northfield, MN
5/5
9 : 1 2,014
University of Wisconsin-Madison University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI
3/5
12 : 1 42,716
Macalester College Macalester College Saint Paul, MN
5/5
11 : 1 2,172
University of California-Santa Barbara University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA
3/5
24 : 1 23,497
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN
3/5
14 : 1 50,678
University of California-Irvine University of California-Irvine Irvine, CA
3/5
17 : 1 30,836

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Getting a Japanese Language and Literature Degree Online

Schools offering online Japanese Language and Literature degrees

Online Japanese Language and Literature degrees are available with as many as 4 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Japanese Language and Literature degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
San Joaquin Delta College 0 4 0 0 0
How many schools offer online Japanese Language and Literature degrees?
  • 1 Associate's

What degrees do people get in Japanese Language and Literature?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 17 Colleges 77 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 92 Colleges 776 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 7 Colleges 42 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 6 Colleges 8 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 12 Colleges 36 Graduates

Japanese Language and Literature Degree Overview

When it comes to choosing a Japanese Language and Literature degree, there are many possibilities for a traditional degree as well as higher education choices. The most standard path for those earning a degree in Japanese Language and Literature can assume a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The standard Japanese Language and Literature degree earned was a bachelor's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Japanese Language and Literature degree that people obtain is an associate's degree. While a bachelor's degree is the likely degree choice, acquiring an associate's degree degree isn't out of the question. Although a doctoral degree is offered at some schools, getting an advanced degree is not very common. When it comes to finding the right degree for you, find what would be a good match to your goals and flexibility as well as looking into what school options are available in order for you to earn your degree.

Average cost of college for a Japanese Language and Literature degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$1,795 Public In-State
$6,594 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$10,130 Public In-State
$39,788 Private In-State
$25,394 Public Out-of-State
$39,788 Private Out-of-State
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