What Will I Gain?

Things that students can gain from American Studies Program at Willamette University.

Students can not only improve their English skills, but also acquire intercultural understanding and an international perspective that is necessary for success in our global society. The study-abroad experience gives them opportunities to discover and improve themselves.

When students participate in the American Studies Program at  Willamette University, they can...

  • Improve their English language skills.
  • Acquire an international perspective that is necessary for the 21st century.
  • Learn how to understand each other and work effectively with people from different cultures.
  • Explore new ways of thinking.
  • Discover themselves and further personal growth.
  • Earn a feeling of accomplishment through completing challenging studies.
  • Have an in-depth global studies experience.
  • Make life-long friends with people of diverse backgrounds.


About Us

Tokyo International University of America

1300 Mill Street S.E.
Salem Oregon 97301


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Equal Opportunity Statement

Tokyo International University of America (TIUA) is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in education and employment.  TIUA does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, employment policies, scholarship programs, and other TIUA administered programs and activities.  For the purpose of admission, all students must be formally admitted by Tokyo International University (Kawagoe, Japan) prior to making application to the American Studies Program at Willamette/TIUA.