Middle East and North Africa

  • Egypt
    American University of Cairo (Cairo)
    Fall, spring or full year.  Prerequisite: Arabic 102 or the equivalent. Students enroll in an Arabic language course and choose from a range of direct enrollment options at the AUC, where they study with Egyptian and American students.
  • Israel

    Prerequisite: one year of college-level Hebrew or the equivalent. Wesleyan also requires an ulpan (intensive Hebrew program) before the start of the semester, and students must continue to enroll in a Hebrew language course throughout the program. 

    Ben Gurion University of the Negev (Beersheba)
    Fall (may earn only 3 credits due to length), spring or full year. Excellent place to study Hebrew. Volunteer and internship opportunities, strong environmental sciences. 

    University of Haifa (Haifa)
    Fall (may earn only 3 credits due to length), spring or full year. Wide range of courses, including Hebrew and Arabic.

    Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Jerusalem)
    Fall (may earn only 3 credits due to length), spring or full year. Wide range of courses.

  • Jordan

    CIEE Jordan (Amman)
    Fall, spring or year.  Prerequisite: Arabic 102 or the equivalent.  Students enroll in an Arabic language course and may choose from a range of courses in Middle Eastern Studies, ARCP, ARHA, ECON, GOVT, HIST, IR, literature, and RELI.  A combination of Diplomacy and Policy programs and Language and Culture programs.

  • Morocco

    SIT Morocco: Migration and Transnational Identity (Rabat)
    Fall or spring. Prerequisite: Arabic 102 or the equivalent. Student study Arabic on site. Especially appropriate for ANTH, CSS, development studies, FGSS, GOVT, RELI, SOC, and the Middle Eastern Studies certificate.

    SIT Morocco: Multiculturalism and Human Rights (Rabat)
    Fall or spring. Prerequisite: Arabic 102 or the equivalent.  Students study Arabic on site. Especially appropriate for ANTH, CSS, FGSS, GOVT, RELI, SOC, and the Middle Eastern Studies certificate.