Israel

Jerusalem - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (IFSA-Butler)

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Why study in Israel?

  • Israel’s oldest and most prestigious university
  • Hebrew and Arabic language immersion programs
  • Special program in Middle East politics and society
  • Judaic, Christian, and Islamic studies courses

Open to all majors and may be of particular interest in these subject areas:

  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Hebrew and Arabic
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Religious Studies

Language of instruction: English

Calendar: Fall or spring semester

Prerequisites: Minimum GPA: 3.0. Study of topics related to Middle East recommended.

To obtain advising about the program as an academic choice

Campus Program Adviser:

For specific questions about the program

Institute for Study Abroad – Butler University: 800-858-0229 | studyabroad[at]ifsa-butler[dot]org

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Jordan

Amman – ACM - Middle East and Arabic Language Studies

Associated Colleges of the Midwest: Middle East and Arabic Language Studies in Jordan

Why study in Jordan?

  • Shares borders with Iraq, Israel, Palestine and Saudi Arabia
  • One of two Arab countries to have open borders with Israel
  • Intensive study of Modern Standard Arabic and Jordanian Colloquial Arabic
  • Courses in art, anthropology, development studies, environmental studies, history, international relations, politics. religion, sociology, and women’s studies
  • Independent study project

Open to all majors and may be of particular interest in these subject areas:

  • Anthropology
  • Arabic
  • Art
  • Economics
  • Environmental Studies
  • Global Development Studies
  • History
  • International Relations
  • Linguistics
  • Middle East Area Studies
  • Political Science
  • Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Women’s Studies

Language of instruction: English

Calendar: Fall only

Prerequisites: Minimum of one semester of Arabic. Coursework relevant to Middle East region recommended.

To obtain advising about the program as an academic choice

Campus Program Advisers:

For specific questions about how the program operates

Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM) | 312 -263-5000 | acm[at]acm[dot]edu

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Amman – AMIDEAST - Area and Arabic Language Studies

AMIDEAST: Area and Arabic Language Studies in Jordan

Why study in Jordan?

  • Shares borders with Iraq, Israel, Palestine and Saudi Arabia
  • One of two Arab countries to have open borders with Israel,
  • Intensive study of Modern Standard Arabic and Jordanian Colloquial Arabic
  • Courses in art, anthropology, development studies, environmental studies, history, international relations, politics. religion, sociology, and women’s studies

Open to all majors and may be of particular interest in these subject areas:

  • Anthropology
  • Arabic
  • Art
  • Economics
  • Environmental Studies
  • Global Development Studies
  • History
  • International Relations
  • Linguistics
  • Middle East Area Studies
  • Political Science
  • Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Women’s Studies

Language of instruction: English

Calendar: Spring Only

Prerequisites: Minimum of one semester of Arabic. Coursework relevant to Middle East region recommended.

To obtain advising about the program as an academic choice

Campus Program Advisers:

For specific questions about how the program operate

AMIDEAST Education Abroad in Jordan | 202 -776-9600 | inquiries[at]amideast[dot]org

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Morocco

Rabat - AMIDEAST Area and Arabic Language Studies

AMIDEAST Area and Arabic Language Studies in Morocco

Why study in Morocco?

  • Historic crossroads of Arabic, African, Berber, and European cultures
  • Intensive study of Modern Standard and Moroccan Colloquial Arabic
  • Courses in literature, history, anthropology, politics. religion, and gender studies
  • Study of economic development together with internship opportunities

Open to all majors and may be of particular interest in these subject areas:

  • Anthropology
  • Arabic
  • Economics
  • French
  • Global Development Studies
  • History
  • North African and Mediterranean Area Studies
  • Political Science
  • Sociology

Language of instruction: English (courses also available in French)

Calendar: Fall or spring

Prerequisites: Minimum of one semester of Arabic. French recommended.

Coursework relevant to the North African region recommended.

To obtain advising about the program as an academic choice

Campus Program Advisers:

For specific questions about how the program operates

AMIDEAST Education Abroad in Morocco | 202 -776-9600 | inquiries[at]amideast[dot]org

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Rabat - AMIDEAST: Regional Studies in French

AMIDEAST: Regional Studies in French in Morocco

Why study in Morocco?

  • Historic crossroads of Arabic, African, Berber, and European cultures
  • Intensive study of French, Modern Standard Arabic and/or Moroccan Colloquial Arabic
  • Courses in literature, history, anthropology, politics. religion, women’s studies, film studies, and economic development

Open to all majors and may be of particular interest in these subject areas:

  • Anthropology
  • Arabic
  • Economics
  • French
  • Global Development Studies
  • History
  • North African and Mediterranean Area Studies
  • Political Science
  • Sociology

Language of instruction: French

Calendar: Fall or spring semester

Prerequisites: 300-level French. Coursework on North African region recommended.

To obtain advising about the program as an academic choice

Campus Program Advisers:

For specific questions about how the program operates

AMIDEAST Education Abroad in Morocco | 202 -776-9600 | inquiries[at]amideast[dot]org

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Turkey

Istanbul - Duke University in Istanbul

Duke in Istanbul

Why study in Turkey?

  • Crossroads of European, Middle Eastern and Central Asian Cultures
  • Historic capital of Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman Empires
  • Overview of cultural, historical, political, and religious dimensions of Middle East
  • Study in English at prestigious Turkish university

Open to all majors and may be of particular interest in these subject areas:

  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Religious Studies
  • Sociology

Language of instruction: English

Calendar: Fall or spring

Prerequisites: Coursework relevant to Middle East region recommended

To obtain advising about the program as an academic choice

Campus Program Advisers:

For specific questions about how the program operates

Duke Global Education for Undergraduates | 919-684-2174 | globaled[at]duke[dot]edu

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Istanbul - Syracuse in Istanbul

Syracuse University Abroad in Istanbul

Why study in Turkey?

  • Crossroads of European, Middle Eastern and Central Asian Cultures
  • Historic capital of Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman Empires
  • Study in English at modern and dynamic Turkish university
  • Excellent selection of courses in political science, international relations and economics

Open to all majors and may be of particular interest in these subject areas:

  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • Economics
  • History
  • International Relations
  • Political Science
  • Religious Studies
  • Sociology

Language of instruction: English

Calendar: Fall or spring

Prerequisites: Coursework relevant to Middle East region recommended

To obtain advising about the program as an academic choice:

Campus Program Advisers:

For specific questions about how the program operates:

Syracuse University Abroad | 800-235-3472 | SUAbroad[at]syr[dot]edu

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