Study the Middle East at USC.

Meet the Middle East on its own terms. Communicate with its peoples in their own languages. From ancient manuscripts to home-stays abroad, we can take you there.

As a major or minor in Middle East Studies, combine courses in anthropology, economics, history, international relations, archaeology, religious studies, linguistics, political science.

Study Arabic, Hebrew, and Persian. Link Middle East Studies with any other degree major and stand out in the marketplace.

Read more about the Middle East Studies Program.

Click here to view the current Schedule of Classes.

Unlock the Middle East for yourself.


  • USC Middle East Studies Program
  • Taper Hall 449
  • 3501 Trousdale Parkway
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0151
  • Images courtesy of Ed Ou Photography and USC Dornsife Office of Overseas Studies
  • Phone: (213) 740 - 2795