Duke, NCSU, and UNC-CH jointly offer a wide variety of academic degrees.

Undergraduate Programs:

MA Programs:


PhD candidates should apply directly to the most relevant home department, (History, Political Science, Anthropology, etc.) For a list of possible advisors, please see our Faculty page. For a list of current PhD students, please see our Graduate Students page.

For information on our Japanese language programs, please contact the following:

  • Duke University: Hitomi Endo, Associate Professor of the Practice, Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
  • NCSU: John Mertz, Associate Professor of Japanese, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
  • UNC: Mark Driscoll, Associate Professor of Asian Studies, or Yuko Kato, Lecturer, Asian Studies Department