online Bachelor of Arts for Middle Eastern Studies Professionals

American Military University offers an online Bachelor of Arts in Middle Eastern Studies designed to empower students with the knowledge and understanding of the history, civilizations, religions, languages, economic powers, and politics of the Middle East. Whether you’re interested in U.S. intelligence, homeland security, international relations, or politics, this dynamic degree explores the critical influences that are shaping Middle Eastern conflicts and resolutions. Students choose from a unique selection of academic concentrations ranging from Arabic and holy war studies to a city-study on Jerusalem.

The Bachelor of Arts in Middle Eastern Studies is a versatile and interdisciplinary online degree that serves as foundation for students interested in pursuing other advanced degrees such as international relations, political science, education, law, and more. Students interact with expert instructors drawing their knowledge and experiences from diverse perspectives. Students gain an overall understanding of the complex politics, government, religious, and security issues of this volatile and fascinating region and how the balance of power in the Middle East has far-reaching consequences.

     

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Affordable rates, minimal fees, and plenty of help with financial aid. Primary cost displayed is for those students who are eligible for our military grant.

Undergraduate $250 per credit hour $270/credit hour standard rate Master’s Degree & Graduate Certificate $325 per credit hour $350/credit hour standard rate

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Lance Arnold
M.A., Criminal Justice

The pursuit of my degree taught me some valuable life and educational lessons that developed me into a better leader and more valuable asset to my agency.

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B.A., Intelligence Studies

The education I received has proven invaluable as I advance within the realm of intelligence studies, and it has no doubt enhanced my competitiveness in meeting the needs of U.S. national security.

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B.A., Management

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