Gain a comprehensive understanding of Middle Eastern culture, religion, security threats, and military operations with the Middle Eastern Studies Postgrad. Cert. at the American Public University.
As a student in APU’s Middle Eastern studies online program, you’ll learn about the destabilizing forces in the Middle East, while examining the far-reaching influences of U.S. and Central Asian foreign policies. This Middle East studies graduate program also evaluates events, like the Arab-Israeli Conflict, and explores the fundamentals of Islam and its influence on politics and diplomacy.
This program is well suited to professionals affiliated with U.S. intelligence, political science, international business, foreign affairs, and education communities.
What You Will Do
- Explain the role of religion in the political, economic, and cultural life of the area
- Assess the security issues of the region
- Evaluate the impact of the Arab-Israeli conflict on the region
- Examine the impact of U.S. policy on the region
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Comparative Political Systems
- Seminar in Middle East Politics and Security
- Middle Eastern Culture
- Politics and Culture in Central Asia
- Arab-Israeli Conflict: Contemporary Politics & Diplomacy
- 2 months
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Courses Start Monthly
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Islamic Studies Political Science View 29 other Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All APU graduate programs require you to have earned a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
- Please read all graduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
- If you have a non-U.S. transcript, please view our International Admissions page for more information.
- There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.
International370 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 2 months.
National370 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 2 months.
$250 with military grant
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