Chinese cityscape

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.


Adding a minor

To add a minor, visit the Academic Advising and Transfer Center in University Hall 109.