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Middle East Studies

The major in Middle East studies provide students with the opportunity to deeply explore this region's historical, political, social and cultural complexity. Broadly conceived, this geographical region stretches from north Africa to southwest and central Asia.

There are two minor tracks. A minor in Middle East studies provides an opportunity to study the region in an interdisciplinary fashion, with attention to key fields of knowledge. The minor in Arabic is designed for students wishing to achieve proficiency in modern Arabic.

The geographical region broadly conceived stretches from north Africa to southwest and central Asia. The minor provides the opportunity to study the region in an interdisciplinary fashion, with attention to key fields of knowledge.