University of Michigan

College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts (LS&A)

Modern Middle Eastern and North African Studies


University of Michigan

426 Thompson St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Modern Middle Eastern and North African Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This is an interdisciplinary program in Modern Middle Eastern and North African area studies designed for students seeking a broad introduction to the Middle East and North Africa. Courses are drawn from many units throughout the University including Near Eastern Studies, History, Political Science, Public Health, Law, Business, Sociology, and Anthropology; students take courses in three to five disciplines and are required to study a modern Middle Eastern language (Modern Standard or Colloquial Arabic, Persian, Turkish, or Hebrew) for at least a year and preferably more. Fellowships available.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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