Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations: Arabic & Islamic Studies, Minor

This minor concentration explores Arabic, Persian and/or Turkish cultures in the context of Islamic civilization. Students take Arabic, Persian or Turkish language, alongside courses in history, religion, culture, literature and society.

Minor Requirements
Language Requirement 14
Concentration Requirement 24
Total Course Units8

May be fulfilled in Arabic, Persian or Turkish.


May be fulfilled in Arabic, Persian or Turkish. Arabic, Persian or Turkish culture courses to be chosen in consultation with the advisor.

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2017 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.