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Arabic is one of six official languages of the United Nations. Approximately 315 million people in 58 countries speak Arabic. There are 30 dialects. Our courses focus on Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) which is used in formal writing and speech. The Arabic Language program offers a variety of options for non native speakers interested in learning a new language for personal, professional, or academic purposes. Students can earn an Arabic Language Diploma.


What are my academic plan options?

There are two different academic plans open to students enrolled in Arabic courses:

Students can complete an Arabic Language diploma. We offer two language diplomas Arabic Language I and Arabic Language II. Diplomas I and II are mutually exclusive. Only one diploma can be granted.

To graduate with a Arabic Language Diploma, students must declare the diploma on their Application to Graduate form.