Bachelor of Arts in Middle Eastern Studies
American Public University System

Program Details

Earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Middle Eastern Studies provides students with a solid comprehension of societies, history, conflicts, politics, and religions within the Middle East.  This online degree is beneficial for students currently working as business, executives, journalists, educators, political analysts, and others requiring specialized knowledge of the Middle East.  

Students will develop skills in analysis, articulation, evaluation, and critical thinking.  Study colonization, conflict, and the development of political and economic institutions to accumulate a thorough understanding of modern Middle Eastern culture.  APUS online assesses industry trends and ensures relevance to today’s rapidly changing marketplace in this specialized and rigorous academic program.


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • College Readiness Assessment (waived for students with 9 or more college credits)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission