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Most Popular Schools for Japanese Language and Literature Major & Degree Program

A program that focuses on the Japanese language. Includes instruction in philology; Ancient, Medieval, and Modern Japanese; dialects; and applications to business, science/technology, and other settings.


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Rank School Name Students % of Total Total On-Campus Cost
1 University of Hawaii at Manoa 53 1% $22,996
2 Ohio State University-Main Campus 34 0% $25,479
3 University of Washington-Seattle Campus 32 0% $27,034
4 University of Oregon 29 0% $24,352
5 San Francisco State University 26 0% $23,828
6 University of California-Berkeley 24 0% $33,319
7 University of Colorado Boulder 23 0% $28,887
8 University of Massachusetts-Amherst 22 0% $26,282
9 Portland State University 21 0% $23,528
10 University of California-Los Angeles 21 0% $32,416
11 University of California-Davis 20 0% $33,066
12 University of Maryland-College Park 20 0% $23,734
13 Brigham Young University-Provo 20 0% $17,496
14 University of Wisconsin-Madison 20 0% $23,931
15 City College of San Francisco 18 0% $2,984
16 University of North Carolina at Charlotte 17 0% $19,080
17 University of California-Irvine 17 0% $30,504
18 Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 16 0% $33,592
19 Michigan State University 16 0% $24,648
20 University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus 15 0% $32,126
21 Ball State University 12 0% $22,250
22 California State University-Monterey Bay 12 1% $19,210
23 University of Georgia 12 0% $22,064
24 San Jose State University 12 0% $23,629
25 Diablo Valley College 11 0% $3,008
26 Eastern Michigan University 11 0% $20,756
27 University of Alaska Fairbanks 11 1% $16,484
28 Western Washington University 10 0% $22,671
29 Oakland University 10 0% $21,751
30 El Camino Community College District 10 0% $2,798
31 SUNY at Albany 10 0% $22,419
32 University of Vermont 10 0% $28,886
33 Macalester College 9 2% $57,478
34 Purdue University-Main Campus 9 0% $23,242
35 University of Mount Union 8 2% $38,895
36 North Central College 8 1% $44,769
37 San Diego State University 8 0% $25,068
38 University of Cincinnati-Main Campus 8 0% $27,434
39 Austin Community College District 8 0% $3,690
40 University of San Francisco 7 0% $58,384
41 California State University-Los Angeles 7 0% $21,705
42 University of Kentucky 7 0% $23,732
43 Elizabethtown College 7 2% $49,650
44 California State University-Long Beach 7 0% $22,106
45 San Diego Mesa College 7 1% $2,852
46 The University of Montana 6 0% $19,106
47 Foothill College 6 1% $3,246
48 Tufts University 6 0% $61,000
49 California State University-Fullerton 6 0% $23,505
50 Middlebury College 5 1% $59,470
51 University of Utah 5 0% $21,920
52 University of California-Santa Barbara 5 0% $34,051
53 Boston University 5 0% $61,446
54 University of Puget Sound 5 1% $55,948
55 Beloit College 5 2% $50,406
56 Grossmont College 4 0% $2,887
57 Western Michigan University 4 0% $22,250
58 Indiana University-Bloomington 4 0% $23,820
59 Georgetown University 4 0% $62,179
60 George Washington University 4 0% $61,446
61 Pacific University 4 1% $50,486
62 Emory University 3 0% $59,908
63 San Joaquin Delta College 3 0% $2,770
64 Williams College 3 1% $61,850
65 Irvine Valley College 3 0% $2,859
66 Gustavus Adolphus College 3 0% $50,110
67 University of Notre Dame 3 0% $60,117
68 Carthage College 3 1% $48,050
69 University of Rochester 3 0% $61,340
70 Colgate University 3 0% $60,050
71 Stanford University 3 0% $60,749
72 Los Angeles City College 2 0% $2,931
73 Wellesley College 2 0% $59,092
74 Bates College 2 0% $61,000
75 Calvin College 2 0% $41,195
76 Occidental College 2 0% $63,363
77 Vassar College 2 0% $61,320
78 MiraCosta College 2 0% $2,858
79 Swarthmore College 1 0% $60,671
80 Washington University in St Louis 1 0% $61,808
81 Temple University 1 0% $29,632
82 Lansing Community College 1 0% $3,880
83 Carleton College 1 0% $60,425
84 University of Detroit Mercy 1 0% $52,400
85 Dartmouth College 1 0% $63,279
86 The University of Findlay 1 0% $41,306

This list indicates the number of students that completed the Japanese Language and Literature program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.