Minor in Middle East Studies

Today, more than ever before, Middle East politics have become intertwined with American politics and the lives of many Americans. The minor is designed to equip undergraduates with a firm multidisciplinary grounding in the region, its history, and its international relations.


Amireh, Bakhash, Bryant, Butler, Dakake, Gopin, Haddad, Hamdani, Katz, Lukacs, Mandaville, Paczynska, Rouhana, Salawdeh


All students have opportunities to

  • conduct independent research
  • engage in globally-related activities through coursework and language study at Mason and abroad
  • participate in many forms of public service
  • prepare for their future careers through internships, career-focused minors and other college-to-career activities


Islam Middle East