Effective 1 June 2024 through 31 May 2025

Please see the Undergraduate Catalog Archives for PDF versions of past catalogs.

18 Credit Hours

This program is offered by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences/Global Languages, Cultures and Societies Department and is only available at the St. Louis main campus.

For information on the general requirements for a minor, see Minor under the Academic Policies and Information section of this catalog.

Special Requirements

In addition to the general University requirements for a minor:

  • No more than 6 credit hours at the elementary level (1000-1990) may be counted toward the 18 credit hours for a minor.
  • All 18 credit hours must be earned at Webster and must primarily be related to Japanese language and culture.
  • Language recognition credit hours can count toward a minor.
  • Up to six credit hours taught in English (for example ILC 2150), with a topic related to the target language, can be counted toward the minor.