Joint Degree Programs

Asian American Studies, M.A./Public Health, M.P.H.

The Asian American Studies Program and the Department of Community Health Sciences in the School of Public Health offer a concurrent degree program whereby students may pursue the M.A. in Asian American Studies and the Master of Public Health at the same time. Students must complete the program requirements for both degrees.  When applying, the same statement of purpose may be submitted to each program. 

For more information about the Department of Community Health Sciences:

http://ph.ucla.edu/academics/degrees/concurrent/public-health-mphasian-american-studies-ma

Asian American Studies, M.A./Social Welfare, M.S.W.

The Asian American Studies Program and the Department of Social Welfare in the School of Public Policy and Social Research offer a concurrent program whereby students may pursue the M.A. in Asian American Studies and the Master of Social Welfare at the same time. Students must complete the program requirements for both degrees. Applicants may submit the same statement of purpose to each program but all other parts of the application process are separate to each graduate program. 

For more information about the Department of Social Welfare: 

http://luskin.ucla.edu/social-welfare/

The multi-disciplinary structure of the Asian American Studies program offers unique opportunities for students to pursue joint graduate degrees.