Near Eastern Studies Details

DEPTARTMENT/UNIT: Near Eastern Studies

The Department of Near Eastern Studies offers graduate programs leading to the M. A. and Ph.D. degrees in Arabic, Hebrew, and Persian languages and literatures, Near Eastern Archaeology, Art History, Cuneiform, Hebrew Bible, Biblical and Judaic Studies, Old Iranian Studies, Egyptology, and Islamic Studies.

Global Studies, Middle East track Details

DEPTARTMENT/UNIT: International and Area Studies

The M.A. in International and Area Studies, Middle East track, is open to students already matriculated in one of Berkeley’s professional schools or academic graduate programs, who extend their studies by one or two years for supplemental area studies training. This program allows students to add a Middle East component to their graduate or professional training.