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JET Program Virtual Information Session & Application Workshop

JET Program Virtual Information Session & Application Workshop

October 20, 2021
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Via Zoom - Registration Required

What is the JET Program?

Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program offers young professionals the opportunity to work in Japan as Assistant Language Teachers (ALTs) or Coordinators for International Relations (CIRs). Since 1987, more than 70,000 JET Program participants from over 75 countries have lived and worked in cities, towns, and villages throughout Japan. Join JET and become part of this exclusive network of like-minded international enthusiasts!

Learn more at JET Program USA

Virtual Information Session & Application Workshop

Mr. Grant Minagawa from the Consulate General of Japan in Los Angeles will join us in a Zoom meeting to introduce the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program, which is sponsored by the Japanese government.

The JET Program is a competitive employment opportunity that allows professionals to live and work in cities, towns, and villages throughout Japan. Being a JET is an opportunity to work and to represent the United States as cultural ambassadors to Japan.

No Japanese language skills are required!

All majors, both undergraduate (including freshmen) and graduate students from San Bernardino and Palm Desert campuses are welcome!

Date: Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Time: 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.

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This event will be recorded. If you cannot participate in this Zoom event, please contact Professor Makiko Amaya at to receive a link to the recording of this event on a later date.

Interested in Applying for the 2021 JET Program?

If you are interested in applying for the 2021 JET Program, please start collecting the required application documents as soon as possible, which you can access at JET Program Required Documents.

Deadline for 2022 JET Program

Friday, November 12, 2021 (11:59 P.M., HST)

Additional JET Program Virtual Information Sessions

Open to the general public, not only to the CSUSB community are available. For more details, please visit JET Info Sessions.

JET Program Questions

Please contact:

JET Desk, Consulate General of Japan in Los Angeles 

Virtual Information Session Questions

Please contact:

Makiko Amaya
Department of World Languages and Literatures
(909) 537-7132