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Arab World Studies | Minor & Certificate

Arab Studies (Minor)

Offered by the Arab World Studies programCollege of Arts and Sciences.

Admission to the Program

Formal admission to the minor requires a minimum grade point average of 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale) and approval of the program advisor.

Requirements

  • 21 credit hours with grades of C or better with at least 12 credit hours unique to the minor and at least 9 credit hours at the 300 level or above

Course Requirements

Required

Additional Courses

Five courses from the following, with at least one selected from each group:

  
 

Arab Studies (Undergraduate Certificate)

Offered by the Arab World Studies programCollege of Arts and Sciences.

Admission to the Program

Open to undergraduate degree and nondegree students.

Certificate Requirements

  • 31 credit hours of approved coursework with at least 15 credit hours at the 300-level or above with grades of C or better. Grades of C- or D in certificate program courses are not accepted toward the fulfillment of certificate requirements, although these grades will be included in the calculation of the GPA. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA in certificate courses in order to be awarded a certificate. Students in certificate programs must take a minimum of 6 credit hours during each 12-month period and complete the certificate in four years. International students must enroll in 12 credit hours each semester (except for summer). A maximum of 6 credit hours earned at an accredited college or university may be applied toward the certificate as transfer credit.

Course Requirements

Required (6 credit hours)

Additional Courses (15 credit hours)

Five courses from the following, with at least one selected from each group:

Two courses from the following with grades of C or better: