Show The Graduate Center Menu


Thirty credits of graduate study are required for the degree. The core curriculum consists of two 3-credit courses required for all MA students: Approaches to the Study of the Middle East (MES 73000), which introduces students to methods and sources for studying the Middle East History of the Modern Middle East (MES 73000). To fulfill the requirements of the program, each student must either take the Capstone Seminar (MES 79001) or write a thesis (MES 79700), for which written permission from the Director is needed.