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Middle Eastern Studies Minor

About the Middle Eastern Studies Minor

The Middle Eastern studies minor will equip you with language skills and cultural background knowledge focused on developing a greater understanding of events, ideas, and beliefs of Middle Eastern countries. This minor must be combined with a major (in any field) in order to graduate with your bachelor’s degree and be fully prepared for your chosen career path.

Middle Eastern Studies Minor Highlights

  • Minor requires 22 semester hours of coursework.
  • Optional study abroad opportunities include Israel, Egypt, and Jordan.

Consider These Majors

Students pursuing a Middle Eastern Studies minor may consider these majors:

  • English
  • Global Business
  • History
  • Intercultural Studies – Missiology
  • International Studies

Middle Eastern Studies Program Curriculum

Sample courses:
  • History and Politics of Middle East
  • Introduction to Arabic Language and Culture
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Department of English, Literature, and Modern Languages