- Challenge yourself to understand a region of cultural, political, and religious importance from ancient to modern times
- Experience the cultural diversity of the Middle East
- Study Hebrew or Arabic at all levels of proficiency; or choose courses from a variety of other disciplines
- Enjoy the scenery and climate of a Mediterranean city and campus adjacent to a national park
USAC has teamed up with the University of Haifa in Israel to offer a unique experience to students looking to study abroad in the Middle East. Courses are taught in English, Arabic and Hebrew at the university, with concentrations on Israel/Middle Eastern Studies, Hebrew and Arabic languages, Peace, Conflict and Religious Studies, and more.
Haifa is Israel's third largest city and is known for its natural beauty and cultural diversity. Students will be able to explore the city and its people in an attempt to understand a region that has evolved due to various factors over thousands of years.