University of California - Los Angeles

University of California, Los Angeles

Ancient Near Eastern Civilizations, Arabic, Armenian, Hebrew, Iranian, Semitics, and Turkic


Room 4289 Bunche Hall

Suite C310

Los Angeles, CA 90095

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. - Ancient Near Eastern Civilizations;Ph.D.- Arabic;Ph.D. - Armenian;Ph.D. - Hebrew;Ph.D. - Iranian;Ph.D. - Semitics;Ph.D. - Turkic;, M.A. - Ancient Near Eastern Civilizations;M.A.- Arabic;M.A. - Armenian;M.A. - Hebrew;M.A. - Iranian;M.A. - Semitics;M.A. - Turkic;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The mission of the department is the discovery, interpretation, dissemination, and preservation of human values created over a period of more than a thousand years in an area which was the cradle of all civilization. The department offers undergraduate and graduate instruction in the major modern and ancient languages of the Near East: Akkadian, ancient Egyptian, Arabic, Armenian, Coptic, Hebrew, Persian, and Turkic.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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