Why minor in Chinese at Missouri State University?
- China is home to one-fifth of the world’s population, making the Chinese language the most widely spoken first language in the world.
- China’s 5,000 years of history and culture make it one of the oldest civilizations. Studying Chinese opens the way to fields such as Chinese politics, economy, history or archaeology.
- China has the second largest economy in the world. Familiarity with Chinese language and culture gives you an advantage when competing for international positions.