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Middle East Studies is an undergraduate interdisciplinary program in the College of Social Sciences and Humanities. View web site
Major: Students who want to major in Middle East Studies may major in International Affairs with a concentration in the Middle East. International Affairs, in addition to coursework, requires experiential learning such as a semester study abroad program, two approved Dialogue of Civilizations faculty-led programs, international co-op, or another approved international experience. Jewish Studies may be a combined major with Religion.
Minor: Students may also take coursework to minor in Middle East Studies or Jewish Studies. See course requirements (PDF)
Director: Valentine Moghadam
Head Advisor: Kimberly Jones
View a list of faculty.
Arabic and Hebrew are taught at Northeastern. Arabic is also a minor.
The Middle East Center at Northeastern supports research and promotes interest in the region.
Co-Directors: Dennis Sullivan and Dov Waxman