Official Minor Program

Japanese Language Program


Kazue Masuyama
Ph.D. SUNY Buffalo
Area Head
MRP 2061

Eliot Kelly
San Francisco State University

Instructor MRP 2063
Catherine M. Miskow
Ph.D. University of California
Instructor MRP 2019



Consul General Watanabe visited our campus in May, 2014!

We've got the grant from the Japanese Government in Fall 2013
MOU with the University of Shizuoka - a photo with them.
Mr. Mitul Bhakta received the Outstanding Student Awards from the Foreign Language Association of Greater Sacramento (FLAGS) in Spring 2014.

Why learn Japanese?

Please click the link. This video was made by Mitul Bhakta & Chase Elliott


"Visit Japan Channel"

Above: short video (3:24, Only music)

Above: short video (3:56. English)

Also Check

Web Japan

Highlighting Japan - Online Magazine

A working knowledge of Japanese is an increasingly important tool in the world of international business and foreign affairs. CSUS offers a Minor degree program in the Japanese language. Course work in Japanese may be applied toward other specially designed minors and majors, such as Asian Studies, Anthropology, Humanities, International Business, and International Affairs.


Department of Foreign Languages, 6000 J Street (MRP bldg, Rm 2051) Sacramento, CA 95819-6087
(916) 278-6333


updated 8/20/2014 (ls)