Arabic Major (B.A.)

A minimum of 120 credits of coursework is required for the baccalaureate degree with a minimum 2.0 overall GPA, and a minimum 2.0 major GPA. However, more than 120 credits may be required depending upon the major field of study.

Program Requirements

 Students must complete 42 credits of General Education requirements and 3-9 credits of World Languages and Cultures Requirements.

Select 0-2 courses as needed: 10-6
Beginning Arabic I
Beginning Arabic II
Major Requirements
ARAB 121Intermediate Arabic I3
ARAB 132Intermediate Arabic II3
ARAB 193Introduction to Arab Culture3
ARAB 203Advanced Arabic I3
ARAB 204Advanced Arabic II3
ARAB 261Arabic Writing I3
ARAB 411Quranic/Classical Arabic3
Major Electives
Select 15 credits from the following:15
The Arab World and Religion
Spoken Arabic
Twentieth-Century Arabic Literature
Media Arabic
Advanced Spoken Arabic
Arabic Study Abroad
Arabic Writing II
Independent Study in Arabic Language 2
Total Credits36-42

 Courses will be waived for students who place above this level.


 May be taken a total of 3 times if the subject varies