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2023 Best East Asian Languages Master's Degree Schools in the New England Region

2 Colleges in the New England Region
12 Master's Degrees
You'll be studying one of the lesser sought-after majors if you pursue a Master's Degree in East Asian languages. It is ranked #224 out of 343 major degree programs in terms of popularity. While this may limit the number of schools that offer the degree program, there are still top-quality ones to be found.

College Factual looked at 2 colleges and universities when compiling its 2023 Best East Asian Languages Master's Degree Schools in the New England Region ranking. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 12 master's degrees in East Asian languages during the 2020-2021 academic year.

What's on this page: * Our Methodology

Average Early-Career Salaries

Average early-career salary of those graduating with their master's degree is one indicator we use in our analysis to find the schools that offer the highest-quality education. After all, your master's degree won't mean much if it doesn't help you find a job that will help you earn a living.

Other Factors We Consider

The metrics below are just some of the other metrics that we use to determine our rankings.

  • Major Focus - How much a school focuses on East Asian languages students vs. other majors.
  • Major Demand - The number of East Asian languages students who choose to seek a master's degree at the school.
  • Educational Resources - How many resources are allocated to students. These resources may include educational expenditures per student, number of students per instructor, and graduation rate among other things.
  • Student Debt - How much debt East Asian languages students go into to obtain their master's degree and how well they are able to pay back that debt.
  • Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized East Asian languages related body.

Our full ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best colleges for East Asian languages students working on their master's degree.

More Ways to Rank East Asian Languages Schools

The East Asian school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best East Asian Languages Master's Degree Schools in the New England Region.

Best Schools for Master’s Students to Study East Asian Languages in the New England Region

The following list ranks the best colleges and universities for pursuing a master's degree in East Asian languages.

Top New England Region Schools for a Master's in East Asian


Middlebury College

Middlebury, VT
6 Annual Graduates

Every student pursuing a degree in a master's degree in East Asian languages has to take a look at Middlebury College. Middlebury is a small private not-for-profit college located in the distant town of Middlebury.More information about a master’s in East Asian languages from Middlebury College

6 Annual Graduates

University of Massachusetts Amherst is a good choice for students interested in a master's degree in East Asian languages. UMass Amherst is a fairly large public university located in the suburb of Amherst.More information about a master’s in East Asian languages from University of Massachusetts Amherst

Best East Asian Languages Colleges by State

Explore the best East Asian languages schools for a specific state in the New England Region .

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Massachusetts 222 6
Vermont 91 6

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East Asian Languages is one of 17 different types of Foreign Languages & Linguistics programs to choose from.

East Asian Concentrations

Major Annual Graduates
Chinese Language & Literature 9
Japanese Language & Literature 3

Majors Similar to East Asian

Related Major Annual Graduates
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 137
Romance Languages 94
Classical Languages & Literature 24
Germanic Languages 8
Slavic, Baltic & Albanian Languages 3
Celtic Language & Literature 2
Greek Language & Literature 1
Middle Eastern Semitic Languages 1

Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Betoseha. More about our data sources and methodologies.

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